Skin Piercing - Acupuncture, Piercing, Tattooing and Electrolysis

If you carry out acupuncture, electrolysis, tattooing, ear or body piercing in the Mendip District Council area you must register yourself and premises with us.

The law exists to ensure that you meet the relevant health and safety standards and lessen the risk of infection.   

To apply for registration you will need to download the Icon for word Application form - Acupuncture, Tattooing, Ear Piercing, Electrolysis [51.5KB], fill it in and return it to us with the correct fee.

Our fees for applying for Skin Piercing registration can be found on our Fees and Charges page.

Skin Piercing Fees and Charges