Craven District Council

Craven District Council

Acupuncture, piercing and tattoos

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

2018/19 fees:

Cosmetic piercing, Acupuncture, Electrolysis, Tattooist, Semi-permanent colouring (Premises) £125.00

 

Cosmetic piercing, Acupuncture, Electrolysis, Tattooist, Semi-permanent colouring (Personal)) £80.00

 

Variation fee - £50.00

 

Examples

New tattoo studio with one person = £125.00 + £80.00 = £205.00

New tattoo studio with one person who will also do ear piercing = £125.00 +  £80.00 + £80.00 = £285.00

New Acupuncture premises plus two people = £125.00 + £80.00 + £80.00 = £285.00

 

How do I apply?

Complete the forms below and return to Environmental Health with the appropriate fee,

Premises registration Form [94kb]

Person registration form [94kb]

 

Legislation

Miscellaneous provisions act

 

Bylaws

Bylaws - personal treatments [115kb]