Noida: In light of the recent dog attacks on residents on society premises, the Noida Authority has implemented an updated Dog policy from Monday, December 12, 2022. In the new policy, rules for dog shelter homes, feeding points, registration, renewal, sterilization, vaccination etc have been fixed. Along with this, fines will be imposed for not following the rules. No RWA, AOA or organization can make any restrictions or changes regarding the decided policy.
Registration of all pet dogs will be mandatory under this dog policy. Every year in April, the dog will have to be registered for that financial year by paying a registration fee of Rs 500. Renewal of registration will be done based on the complete satisfaction of the authorities. It will be mandatory to apply online for dog registration from April 1 to April 30. Every person shall have to register his pet dog within one month from the commencement of the policy.
After ratifying the dog policy in the 207th board meeting of the Noida Authority, suggestions were sought from RWAs, Apartment Owners Associations, NGOs and the general public on the matter. Based on the suggestion, the authority has updated the existing dog policy.
Under the dog policy, in the fixed responsibilities of pet dog owners, a leash will be mandatory while walking dogs outside the house and leaving pet dogs outside alone has been banned. Pet dogs will only be allowed in the service lift of society. According to the rules, it will be mandatory to use the floor while taking pet dogs in the lift. If a pet dog defecates in a public place, the owner of the dog will be responsible for cleaning it. The authority will take legal action if the pet dog is left unattended.
The penalty will be imposed for violation of the terms and conditions
Following are the rules for stray dogs
Call here for sterilization
The Authority said in the policy that there is a facility for the free anti-rabies vaccine on registration on the NAPR app and depositing the fee. For this pet can call the owner of the dog on 9999352343. Online application for registration renewal has to be made between April 1 to April 30 every year.