Skip to content

We can't find the page you're looking for

The page you are looking for on the nidirect website has not been found. If you have typed the URL directly into the address bar in your browser please check it's right. If you got here following a link from another website, that link may no longer be correct.

Here are some options

If you're having trouble finding the information you want, try the following pages:

Dog licensing and microchipping | nidirect

Find out about dog licensing, microchipping, where to get a dog licence, how much dog licences cost, and how long they are valid for. You can also find details on 'block licences', and what could happen if you do not ...

Buying a dog and responsible dog ownership | nidirect

Getting a dog is a decision you should consider carefully. You need to be responsible and give time, money and commitment to look after the dog

Dogs | nidirect

Information about dogs, buying a dog, banned dogs, lost and stray dogs, controlling your dog in public and cruelty towards dogs

Travelling with guide dogs | nidirect

Find out about the duties that drivers and operators of taxis have towards assistance dog users.

Dog fouling | nidirect

Dog mess is a nuisance and it's associated with various diseases including toxocara canis. Dog owners should clean up after their dog in public places.