The Office of the Town Clerk will begin charging late fees for dogs licensed after March 31, 2022. The late fee is $25 per household in addition to the licensing fee.
All dogs older than six months must be licensed according to Massachusetts General Law CH 140 §137 and §145B; Carlisle General Bylaw 18.104.22.168 requires annual licensure. Carlisle General Bylaw 22.214.171.124 establishes the $25 late fee and the ability to secure the late fee through the imposition of a municipal charges lien if unpaid.
License fees as follows: Intact - $20; Spayed/Neutered - $15; Kennel 1-4 dogs - $45, Kennel 5-9 dogs - $89, Kennel 10+ dogs - $125
Visit our website https://www.carlislema.gov/631/Dog-Licenses for application and payment instructions. There are options to license online, by mail, or in person.
Questions, concerns, and applications should be addressed to the Office of the Town Clerk by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling 978-369-6155, or visiting or writing to Office of the Town Clerk, 66 Westford St., Carlisle, MA 01741. The Office is open Mondays-Fridays 9am-3pm.