Health and Safety

Skin Piercing etc

All premises and persons carrying out the following activities must be registered with the Council:

  • Acupuncture
  • Ear piercing
  • Electrolysis
  • Tattooing
  • Cosmetic body piercing
  • Semi permanent skin colouring

Problems or complaints relating to hygiene or health and safety will be investigated by the Council.

The fees are as follows:

Initial registration:

  • New application for Registration Certificate with existing staff: £312.50

New staff

  • To add an extra person onto an existing Registration Certificate: £156.50


ID: 2211, revised 16/05/2024