Dog Control Statistics

This information has been collected from three sources: (1) dog, owner, registration and infringement information from the National Dogs Database (NDD) at the Department of Internal Affair; (2) dog bite related claims and their cost from the Accident Compensation Corporation; (3) prosecutions and dog destruction orders under the Dog Control Act 1996 from the Ministry of Justice.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Theme Local and regional government
Author Department of Internal Affairs
Maintainer Linda Gross
Maintainer Email Linda Gross
Update frequency Annual
Source Created 2013-10-24
Source Modified 2018-11-20
Language English
Source Identifier
Dataset metadata created 10 April 2017, last updated 4 March 2019