Animal Licences

Every cat/dog owned by a resident of Fort Saskatchewan must be licensed according to the Animal Control Bylaw.

A pet license:

  • Will help to reunite missing pets with their owner.
  • Will help the City determine what amenities are needed for pet owner's public enjoyment such as off leash dog parks and kennel services.

The only other domestic animals allowed within the City of Fort Saskatchewan are rabbits and pigeons (four maximum) and they must be confined, and meet the standards of care within the bylaw.

Licensing fees

Licensing periods run from January – December of each calendar year.

No person residing at any Dwelling Unit shall be the Owner and/or house more than three cats and or three dogs older than 6 months at any one time.

Annual Animal Licensing Fees

Type

Fee

Neutered/Spayed Cat or Dog

$25.00

Unaltered Cat or Dog

$35.00

Nuisance Dog

$100.00

Restricted Dog

$150.00

Tag Replacement

$5.00

Annual Animal Licensing Fees for Residents 65+

Type

Fee

Neutered/Spayed Cat or Dog

$15.00

Unaltered Cat or Dog

$25.00

Nuisance Dog

$50.00

Restricted Dog

$75.00

Apply for an animal license

Online

Step 1: Create a Cityview Portal Account

  • Follow the instruction to create a Cityview Portal account. Creating an account requires a valid email address.
  • An email will be sent with an activation link.
  • Click the activation link to activate your account and apply for your animal license.

Step 2: Apply for a license

  • Follow the link that was sent to you in the activation email.
  • Enter your email address and password.
  • Click on "Apply for a NEW Animal License".
  • Follow the instructions to complete the eight step application.

In person or by mail

Step 1: Print off and complete the Animal License Application Form

Step 2: Submit the completed form and make payment either in-person or by mail:

City of Fort Saskatchewan, City Hall
10005 102 Street
Fort Saskatchewan, AB T8L 2C5

Renew an animal license

Animal License Renewals require your email to be added to your pet license PRIOR to renewing online. Please contact 780-992-6280 or email us to update your information.

Online

I have a Cityview Portal account

Step 1: Sign in to Cityview Portal

Step 2: Renew your license

  • Click “My Items”, which can be accessed from the left hand side menu.
  • Click on “My License Applications”
  • If more than one animal is found, click on “Add Fees to My Cart” for EACH pet.
  • Add fees for all your animal licenses that require renewal.
  • Click “My Shopping Cart”
  • Click “Make Payment”
  • Follow the instructions to make payment.
  • New Lifetime Tags will be mailed to the address on file.

I DO NOT have a Cityview Portal account

Step 1: Create a Cityview Portal account

  • Follow the instruction to create a Cityview Portal account. Creating an account requires a valid email address.
  • An email will be sent with an activation link.
  • Click the activation link to activate your account and apply for your animal license.

Step 2: Activate your account and make a payment

  • Once you have completed the Cityview Portal application, you will receive an activation email.
  • Click the activation link to activate your account and follow the instructions under "I have a Cityview Portal account".

In person or by mail

Step 1: Print off and complete the Animal License Application Form

Step 2: Submit the completed form and make payment either in-person or by mail:

City of Fort Saskatchewan, City Hall
10005 102 Street
Fort Saskatchewan, AB T8L 2C5