How to inform Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department for change of dog owner?Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department
Dog owners must inform Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) within 5 days of change of ownership. Common scenario for change in dog ownership includes: dog owner deceased, dog owner gave the dog to another person, bought a dog aged over 5 months from a pet shop, etc. AFCD will issue a new dog licence to the new dog owner.
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Loss of original Dog Licence
An existing dog owner has to inform AFCD in writing that he/she agrees to change the holder of the dog licence. The existing dog owner should provide information of both the existing and the new dog owner (including name, ID card no. telephone no. and address), dog licence no., microchip no. together with ID card copies of both existing and new dog owners. Both existing and new dog owners should sign on this letter. If new dog owner cannot provide the above information, please contact 1823 or any one of the AMCs.
Immediate family member should provide the following documents:
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