Dog licenses are done by calendar year. The expiration date is December 31. Licenses are available for the following year beginning on October 15 and a late fee of $25 per dog is applied beginning February 1. To avoid the late fee, either come to the Town Office or register your dog through the mail between October 15 and January 31 each year.
The cost to register a spayed dog is $6, or $11 for intact female or male.
Per Maine law, all dogs six (6) months and older are required to be registered. New dog registrations are accepted at any time during the year.
To register a dog through the mail: please send a copy of the current rabies certificate and proof if the dog has been spayed or neutered recently, along with a check to:
To register a dog at the Durham Town Office: please bring a copy of the current rabies certificate and proof if the dog has been spayed or neutered recently. You may pay by check, cash or credit card (MasterCard, Visa, Discover). With credit card use, there will be a 2.95% additional charge (convenience fee) to the customer with a minimum fee of $1.95.