Local business owners are required to register a health and beauty business such as hairdresser, beauty salon or tattooing business, including a home or mobile business), under the Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2019. Registration is valid from 1 January and expires 31 December each calendar year. This requires annual renewal in November for the following year, except for businesses offering solely hairdressing and/or temporary make up services which are eligible to apply for an “ongoing” registration.
If you plan to sell food or drinks to customers you should also refer to our food business page.
Review and satisfy the personal care and body art premises guidelines to help prepare your business to fit the standard required in this registration.
It will then take about 10 minutes to complete the form and you will need the following information:
Applications are usually processed within 7 days after being received.