Acupuncture, cosmetic piercing, electrolysis, semi-permanent skin colouring or tattooing registration

Acupuncture, cosmetic piercing, electrolysis, semi-permanent skin colouring or tattooing registration

If you offer acupuncture, cosmetic piercing, electrolysis, semi-permanent skin colouring or tattooing in this District you must be registered with us.

Both the premises where the cosmetic piercing takes place and individual operators must be registered and once registered a certificate of registration will be issued.

How much does it cost to apply? 

The following registration fees are one-off payments

2017/2018 fees:

Ear Piercing, Electrolysis, Skin Colouring - Premises plus one person £115.00
Each Additional Person £20.00
Tattooing, Body Piercing - Premises £169.00
Tattooing, Body Piercing - per person £35.00
Acupuncture - Premises plus one person £169.00
Each Additional Person £20.00
Registration Variation Fee £50.00

How do I apply?

Legislation

Further information 

Currently licensed skin piercers

The following map shows an overview of the currently licensed persons/facilities.

Selecting a symbol will provide you with further information.

 

Report a licensing issue

Please use our form.

Pay online

You can pay for your licence online right now using our secure payment system. Make sure to select the correct service from the left hand side.