Pet Licenses

Forms & Registering

Registration of dogs and cats that reside in the City of Aurora is required per Chapter 9 Section 9-3 of the Code of Ordinances.

You can register your pet using our online form or by downloading and submitting the paper form (PDF). Submit paper forms by email at [email protected], fax at 630-256-3639 or mail to:

Aurora Animal Care & Control
RE: City License
600 S. River St
Aurora, IL 60506

License Fees

 Dog & Cat Registration 1 year3 year 
Seniors 60 and Over/First Responders 
Spay/neutered & Microchipped$5 $10 FREE
Spay/neutered$20 $40 $10 
Intact$75$150 $50 
Service dogFREE FREE FREE 
Replacement tag$1 $1 FREE 

*Per Chapter 9 of the City of Aurora Code of Ordinances, service dog definition is defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, service animals are dogs that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for people with disabilities.  Only dogs may be considered service animals.  The dog must be trained to take a specific action when needed to assist the person with a disability in accordance with the ADA.  Animals whose sole function is to provide comfort are not considered service animals.