Am I required to have a licence for my dog or my cat in Brossard?
Yes, you are required to obtain a valid licence for your dog or cat. The Animal Control By-Law (REG-219) stipulates that any guardian of a dog or a cat must have an annual licence for that animal in Brossard.
If my cat is equipped with a microchip, am I required to buy a licence from the city?
No, if your cat is equipped with a microchip, you do not have to buy a licence from the city. The microchip replaces the licence.
If my cat does not go outside of my house, am I required to buy a licence?
No, the licence is not required if your cat does not go outside your building or your home.
What is the price of a licence for a dog or cat?
The cost is $35 for a dog and $20 for a cat. Discounts apply with proof of your animal's sterilization and microchipping.
The licence is free for a guide dog.
Where do I buy the licence for a dog or a cat?
You can buy a licence for your animal in two ways:
At the Services Brossard counter in the lobby of the city hall at 2001, boulevard de Rome, or
From the city employee who comes to read your water meter.
How long is a dog or cat licence valid for?
Your animal's licence is valid from July 1st to June 30th of the following year. The licence must be renewed annually.
Am I required to renew my dog or cat's licence each year?
Yes, you must renew the licence of your animal as of July 1st each year.
Can I be reimbursed for the cost of the licence if I lose my pet's tag?
No, the cost of your animal's licence is not refundable.
Can I get another tag if I lose my pet's?
Yes, you may purchase a duplicate of your animal's tag for the sum of $10.
Am I required to move my animal's tag every time I change the collar?
Yes, the By-Law requires that animals must be identified. You must therefore ensure that your dog or cat wears the tag issued by the city at all times.