Dog Licenses


The City of Suffolk requires that all dog owners obtain a dog license / tag for dogs of at least 6 months of age.

Rabies Vaccination

When applying, dog owners must present valid proof of a rabies vaccination for their pet.


Dog licenses cost $5 if the dog is spayed or neutered and $10 if the dog is not spayed or neutered.

Annual Renewal

The license must be renewed annually (by March 1st) and can be purchased by mailing a check payable to: Ronald H. Williams
P.O. Box 1583
Suffolk, VA 23439

Or, you can deliver payment in person at:
442 West Washington Street
Suffolk, VA 23434

Or, at:
2000 Bennetts Creek Park Road
Suffolk, VA 23435

More Information

For more information, please visit Suffolk's Animal Control Bureau website.