Animal Health and Veterinary Services

Registration and identification of dogs in the Barkly Regional Council area is important for the well-being of the dog, owner's peace of mind and to allow the Council to plan for future community needs. Barkly Regional Council encourages all dog owners to register their animals.


Barkly Veterinary Practice
1 Maloney Street, Tennant Creek NT

0447 471 399

Monday - Friday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am to 12:00pm
: Closed

24 Hour emergency services available


Dog Registration

Lost dogs are alone – registration brings them home!
All dogs must be registered and wear a tag
Form - Yearly dog registration
Form - Dog tag replacement
Form - Change of ownership

Fees and charges relating to Dog Registrations can be located on our schedule of fees and charges HERE

Registrations to be lodged at:
Barkly Regional Concil Office
41 Peko Road Tennant Creek NT 0860
Telephone: 08 8962 0000


Dog Complaints

Form - Dog Complaint
Completed Dog Complaint Forms can be sent to; PO BOX 821, Tennant Creek NT 0861 or via email to


Animal Health Reports

May 2013 Report

This project is supported by Animal Management in Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities (AMRRIC).


Animal Ranger

Mobile: 0448 058 394


Office and Pound

1 Maloney Street
Tennant Creek NT 0861
08 8962 3476

Hours on call: Monday – Friday, 6.30am – 2.45pm

Outside business hours the ranger’s mobile numbers are contactable for emergencies only.

Photos courtesy of AMRRIC.