Cancel dog registration & request refund of fee

You can request a refund of fees if you need to cancel your dog registration.

You may need to cancel your dog registration if:

  • your dog has passed away
  • you no longer own the dog
  • you have moved away from the Gold Coast
  • you have surrendered the dog to a dog rescue organisation.

You can cancel your registration and apply for a refund online.


Step 1.Cancel the dog registration

Complete and submit our online form (select the 'Cancel dog registration' from the options on the first page of the form).

Update details

Step 2.Apply for a refund of the balance of the fee

Complete and submit the following online form.

Request refund

The fee refunded will reflect the number of months remaining before the expiry date of 31 August of the year that the registration is paid up to.