The Mississauga Animal Care and Control By-law 0098-04 requires all dogs and cats in Mississauga to be licensed. Licences are renewed each year.

Beginning February  2015, a $100 penalty will be applied for failure to:

  • Purchase or renew a licence.
  • Ensure the licence is visible on the pet’s collar.
  • Pet owners are responsible for ensuring their pet licence information is accurate and up-to-date.

Pet Licences help:

  • Fast and safe return of your pet should they get lost.
  • 100% of the fee for licences go directly to the care of over 3,000 cats and dogs that come to the shelter each year.

Pet owners can apply for a license

Mississauga Animal Services
735 Central Parkway West
Mississauga, Ontario,
L5C 4H4

  • Phone
    905-896-5858

For more information visit Mississauga Animal Services

FAQs

Why do I need a pet licence.

The Mississauga Animal Care and Control By-law 0098-04 requires all dogs and cats in Mississauga to be licensed and the licence be renewed each year.

How can I get/renew a licence?

Pet owners can apply for a license

What was the fine for not having a pet licence?

The City’s fine for an unlicensed pet is $100.

What are the licence fees?

                                                          Regular Rate   Seniors Rate

Unaltered Dog or Cat $45 per year $20 per year
Spayed or Neutered Dog or Cat $20 per year $10 per year
Replacement Tag $5 $5

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