You may qualify for the Test and Trace support payments

Have you been instructed by NHS Test and Trace to self-isolate because you have tested positive for Covid-19, or have been in close contact with someone who has Covid-19?

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Tattooists, piercing and electrolysis

Application for Acupuncture, Tattooing, Cosmetic Piercing, Electrolysis and Semi Permanent Skin Colouring

An application fee is payable at the time of first registration. If at a later date you apply to register different persons on the existing registration then a supplementary fee is required at that time.

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Apply for a licence to pierce skin

Tell us about a change to your existing licence to pierce skin

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Tattoo/Piercing/Acupuncture/Electrolysis Licence

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  1. Acupuncture, Tattooing, Cosmetic Piercing, Electrolysis and Semi Permanent Skin Colouring
  2. Application for Acupuncture, Tattooing, Cosmetic Piercing, Electrolysis and Semi Permanent Skin Colouring (you are here)