Dog and Stock Control

Stock Control

Please report any stock control issue direct to the Council at 0800 474 834.  This number can be used after hours also. 

Dog Control

All dogs within the District must be kept under effective control at all times, registered and properly cared for. Dogs need to be registered by 3 months of age. All dogs born after 2006 are required to be microchipped.

For dog control, phone the Council on 03 756 9010 or 0800 474 834.  During business hours complaints received by Council will be recorded and forwarded to the SPCA.  After hours those ringing the Council number will be referred to the SPCA after hours number of 027 514 4539.

The following documents are available:


Petrinas Black Lab  




For more information contact the Council.