Dog Licenses
Attachment NameAttachment SizeAttachment Date
Size: 358K
Last Updated: 2016/7/13
All dogs 6 months or older, living in Colchester must be licensed on or before June 30.  License provides the information to locate the owner in a timely manner, If the dog is caught by animal control.  Without a license fines may be imposed.  The license law is enforced by animal control.

You must renew your license annually in the month of June.  A dog can be licensed at any time during the year, but you will incur a late fee of $1 per month late, if you file after June 30. If the dog turns 6 months of age or is new to town after the June deadline, you will not incur a late fee.

You can apply for a dog license in person or via mail.  

Please enclose:
        Self-addressed, stamped envelope
        Appropriate Fee with penalty included(if applicable)
        Owner information:
                Telephone #
        Dog information:
                Proof of rabies vaccination
                Alteration Certificate, if applicable

Altered Dog
Unaltered Dog
Late licensing penalty
$1.00 per month or fraction thereof
Change of residence (within CT)
$1.00 for new license/tag if already licensed in Connecticut

Town Clerk
Town Hall, Room 101
127 Norwich Avenue
Colchester, CT  06415