§ 20 Keeping of dogs
20.1 If keeping of dogs takes place in subareas that, in the town plan, are zoned for the keeping of dogs, a permanent area allotment is granted.
20.2 If keeping of dogs takes place in subareas that, in the town plan, are zoned for other uses than the keeping of dogs, but are yet to be put to use, a time-limited area allotment is granted.
20.3 The by-laws in force at any time regarding the keeping of dogs and cats in Avannaata Kommunia apply and supplement present provisions regarding the municipal council’s allotment of areas.
20.4 The municipality’s standard practice in terms of relocation of dogs continues, meaning that the owner of the dogs is offered assistance with relocating sheds, kennels and other fixed objects. In special cases, financial compensation may be granted.