Purchasing Dog Licenses

Dog licenses can be purchased in the Treasurer’s Office. Dog licenses are good for a calendar year, from January to December of the year noted on the tag. Dog licenses go on sale the December before the year, i.e., 2012 dog licenses go on sale December 1, 2011.

Dog licenses sold between December 1st and June 1st are sold at lower rates. After June 1st the dog licenses are sold at the higher rate unless it is a new dog, puppy that just turned four months or a new resident. These exceptions have 30 days to purchase the dog license at the lower rate, after 30 days the license will be purchased at the higher rate during the delinquent period.

Proof of current vaccinations is required. There is a discount for spayed/neutered dogs.

Fee Schedule

  • $7.50 – Spayed/Neutered
  • $15.00 – Male/Female (unaltered)
  • 25% Senior Citizen Discount – 65 Years of Age and Older $6.75 Spayed/ Neutered $13.50 – Male/Female (unaltered)

After June 1st all Dog Licenses are $30.00 (except new dog or new resident)

  • If you have any questions please contact the Treasurer's Office at (248) 758-3062

Dog Licenses Available Online Through Oakland County

Dog licenses may also be purchased online through the Oakland County website at:  https://land.oakgov.com/opls/ . Follow the directions given on the website. There is a $2.50 fee to use this service. If you have any questions, call: 248-391-4100.

Office Location: First Floor       47450 Woodward Avenue       Pontiac MI 48342
Business Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Numbers:

(248) 758-3062                 FAX (248) 758-3177

City Treasurer Susan Hendricks