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License Requirements

Licensing Ordinance

All dogs 4 months of age and older must be licensed with the City of Roanoke within 30 days of turning 4 months old, or within 30 days of being acquired or moving into the City.

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Due Date

Payment for your license is due by January 1st. If you are licensing for the first time, you must purchase a license within 30 days of obtaining a dog over the age of 4 months or within 30 days of moving into the City of Roanoke.

License Term

Licenses are valid from January 1st through December 31st and are due by January 1st annually.

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