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                                              Can you give a dog a home ?


Armagh City Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council’s online dog licensing service is now provided through a new service called Council Direct.

Before you can licence your dog you will need to create an account for Council Direct – please follow instructions given on the link below. 

Residents who previously used the online dog licensing system for Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon may still log in with their same details.

You can now complete your Dog Licensing Application Online by clicking the link below

Dog Licensing Online


This web page is managed and controlled by Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council. It is updated on a daily basis (Monday - Friday) by administrative staff within the Environmental Health Department (Craigavon office).  Photographs and content from this page must not be copied or reproduced without the consent of Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council.

Craigycor Kennels accommodate stray dogs on behalf of Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council (Craigavon area).  These kennels are inspected and registered by the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development DARD.

The address of Craigycor Kennels is 8 Grovehill Road, Moira, Co Down, BT67 0PW.  To access a location map, please click here.  Contact Number : 028 9261 1285. 

Hours of opening - Monday to Friday 10.30 am - 1.30 pm, 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm with late night opening on Thursday to 6.30 pm and Saturday 10.00 am - 12.00 pm, 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm.

The owner of the kennels keeps the dogs on behalf of the Council for a period of 5 days and  facilitates the operation of Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council's rehoming policy.  Work is ongoing with approved charities to ensure that as many dogs as possible find a suitable home.

Things to Consider before getting a Dog

Tips for Caring for your Dog

A new baby and the family dog

Staying safe with dogs

Constant Dog Barking can be Avoided

If you have lost your dog and wish to submit its details to the Council to be placed on the lost dogs register, please E-mail all details to the Dog Warden.  The Dog Warden will then be aware that you have lost your dog and that you wish for him to keep you in mind when he picks up a stray.

The following documents are in PDF format and may be viewed on line or downloaded by right clicking and selecting save as:-

Application for Dog Licence

Application for Dog Licence - Block Licence

A Dog Owners Guide to their Dog and the Law

Dog Control Enforcement Policy



Current Stray DogsImage

The following dogs are at present in Craigycor Kennels, 8 Grovehill Road, Moira, Co Down  - 028 9261 1285 - and will remain there until date stated, unless reclaimed by their owners.

If you wish to purchase any dog(s) (cost £30), you must contact Craigycor Kennel.

A Dog Licence (£12.50 / £5.00) must be applied and paid for before a dog can be rehomed and this can be done at Craigycor Kennels.

If you are reclaiming a dog, the fee is £8.50 for each 24 hour period and if you do not have a licence this must also be acquired before the dog can leave Craigycor Kennels.


Ref No: 2081, Terrier, female, Foy Lane, Portadown, date taken to kennels 21/4/17, available for rehoming from 26/4/17 - please contact Craigycor Kennels on 028 92 611285


Ref No: 2082, Terrier, female, Foy Lane Portadown, date taken to kennels 21/4/17, available for rehoming from 26/4/17 - please contact Craigycor Kennels on 028 92 611285


Ref No: 2091, Lurcher, female, Loughview Filling Station Lurgan, date taken to kennels 25/4/17, available for rehoming from 30/4/17 - please contact Craigycor Kennels on 028 92 611285 


Ref No: 2092, Staff Bull Terrier, female, Festival Road Portadown, date taken to kennels 26/4/17, available for rehoming from 1/5/17 - please contact Craigycor Kennels on 028 92 611285




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Contact Info

Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council,  
PO Box 66, Lakeview Road, 
Craigavon, Co. Armagh, BT64 1AL [View Map]
Tel: 0300 0300 900 or +44 (0) 28 38312400
Fax: +44 (0) 28 38312444
Minicom: +44 (0) 28 38329757

Irish and Ulster Scots Voicemail Service

The Council now provides an Irish and Ulster Scots voicemail service for any member of the public who wishes to ring using these languages. Simply ring the Council and ask to be put through to the service.  You will then hear a voicemail message in that language and be asked to leave your message.  We will then have your message translated and a response sent.


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