Order your dog license online through City Hall systems, in person, or by mail order form.
In order to license your dog(s) you will need:
A copy of a valid rabies certificate and certificate of spaying/neutering.
A fee of $10 per dog for spayed or neutered.
A fee of $16 per dog for not spayed or neutered.
Renewing or Registering by Mail?
Please print out the order form at the bottom of the page and fill it out completely.
Include a check payable to the Town of Rockport. plus an additional $1 processing and mailing fee is required.
Once received, your dog tags will be mailed to you.
Renewing or Registering In-Person?
Great! We love visitors especially if they bring their furry friends.
Bring your Order Form along with an up to date rabies and spay/neuter documentation (if it has expired)
Cash or Check is accepted.
We will issue you your tag in the office. Hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Thu from 8 am to 4 pm, Tuesday 8 am to 6 pm, and Friday 8 am to 1 pm.
Massachusetts General Law (Chapter 140, Section 137) requires that all dogs six months of age or older be licensed. All dogs must be licensed by May 1 of each year. A $5 late fee will be applied for each month after the due date.