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Apply for a dog walker permit

If you’re walking four to eight dogs at a time in a leash-free zone, you’ll need a dog walker permit.

The fee for one dog walker permit is $274.88. There’s a charge of $54.97 for each additional dog walker associated with the original permit.

Apply for permit

What happens next

  • After you apply, you’ll receive an email asking you to provide proof of insurance
  • Once you’ve sent that, you will receive an email with your client barcode and PIN number. Use these to register your permit online or in-person at your local community centre.

How long it takes

It usually takes about a week after you register for your permit card to be issued. You should receive your permit card and a copy of the Terms and Conditions by mail.

Contact us

If you need more information about your permit, call 905-615-4100 and choose option one or email