Dog License Information


According to Maine State Law, any dog over age 6 months must be licensed by January 1 each year. Licenses are good for one year and expire on December 31. 


  • Neutered/Spayed Dog - $6.00
  • Unaltered Male or Female - $11.00

Two Ways To Register!

In person: Registration is available at the Clerk’s Office at Falmouth Town Hall (271 Falmouth Road). You must present the following at the time of registration:

  • a current Maine rabies certificate, and
  • a neutering certificate if the dog has been altered

Online : Register online via  The online dog licensing service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, October 15th-January 31st. Online registrations require: 

  • a credit card,
  • a rabies certificate,
  • your veterinarian’s information,
  • a license/tag number (if a renewal),
  • and a spay or neuter certificate (if your dog has been altered).



If you are licensing a wolf hybrid, service/search or rescue dog or obtaining a kennel license, please contact the Falmouth Town Clerk’s office at: 207-699-5305.