Animal Control - Dog Licencing
Animal Control ensures a safe and healthy environment for both our residents and animals in our Township.
R & R Animal Control is contracted to provide canine (dog) control services to the Township of Wellington North enforcing the Township’s Dog By-law. R & R Animal Control can be contacted at all times for assistance.
R & R Animal Control
All dogs in Wellington North must be registered and licenced with the municipality annually.
For further information about dog and kennel licencing, contact the Clerk’s Office located at the Township of Wellington North Municipal Office in Kenilworth 519-848-3620 Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Township of Wellington North contracts for canine (dog) control services only. Unfortunately we do not have the resources or equipment to safely handle wildlife. If you have a situation that involves wildlife, please contact the Wildlife Centre closest to you at this link: http://www.ontariowildliferescue.ca/
To file a Livestock claim under the Protection of Livestock and Poultry from Dogs Act, please contact Clerk’s Office at the Township of Wellington North Municipal Office in Kenilworth.
A Business Licence must be obtained by the Township of Wellington North for the following:
- Door to Door Sales
- Refreshment & Food Vehicles
To apply for a licence, a completed application form must be forwarded with applicable fees to the Clerk's Department of the Township of Wellington North. Please contact the Township Clerk's Department for an application form, or download it:
Birth, Death & Marriage
Request for a Birth Certificate
Once your baby’s birth is registered with the Office of the Registrar General for the Province of Ontario, you can apply for a birth certificate. Birth Certificates are issued by the Office of the Registrar General. Applications are available from the Wellington North Municipal Office or from the link below.
Request for Marriage or Death Certificate
Application forms are available from the Wellington North Municipal Office or from the link below. Marriage and Death Certificates are issued by the Office of the Registrar General for the Province of Ontario. All completed applications and payments must be directed to the Office of the Registrar General for the Province of Ontario.
Marriage licences can be issued by the Township.
An appointment is necessary for the issuance of a marriage licence. Please contact the Municipal Office at 519-848-3620 to arrange an appointment with the Township Office. A Marriage Licence Application form can be downloaded from the link below.
Licence Fee: $125.00
Cash or Debit
The licence expires 3 months after the date of issue. A marriage licence is valid for use anywhere in Ontario.
For more information:
Office of the Registrar General
P.O. Box 4600
189 Red River Road, 3rd Fl.
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6L8
Commissioning & Certification
Commissioning and Certification of Documents – only documents considered to be municipal related/government forms will be commissioned by the Clerk or Treasurer. A fee will be charged depending on the document and will apply for the following: Birth & Death Certificates, Change of Name Act Application, Out of Country Pension Forms, Health Unit Inoculation Forms, Vehicle Transfers and other approved forms or documents.
To set up an appointment please contact the Clerk’s Office.