10 official dog friendly bays
Although those are the official dog friendly bays, you can take your dog swimming anywhere as long as:
*Official bathing zones are not the same as swimming areas. A swimming area is summer only and marked by buoys. A bathing zone is year round, generally not marked and are typically larger than a swimming area.
View list of all official bathing zones.
Management of bathing water quality [s.l.465.09]
Subsidiary legislation 465.09
Management of bathing water quality regulations 1st march, 2009*
Legal notice 125 of 2008, as amended by legal notice 237 of 2011.
19. (1) no animals may be taken into the sea at any time within those areas indicated by the superintendent as being bathing areas under the provisions of these regulations.
(2) domestic pets such as dogs are not to be taken on sandy beaches at any time, however these may be taken on rocky beaches and the owner of such pets should not cause any nuisance to other bathers and to clean any fouling made by their pets.