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Skin Penetration Businesses

SKIN PENETRATION AND NON SKIN PENETRATION PREMISES

There are over 150 premises within Hurstville City Council area that undertake skin penetration and non-skin penetration procedures.   

Skin penetration procedures are defined as premises carrying out procedures (whether medical or not) that involves the penetration of skin (such as acupuncture, tattooing, ear piercing, cuticle cutting or hair removal).  However, it does not include any procedure carried out by a health practitioner registered under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law or by a person acting under the direction or supervision of a registered health practitioner, in the course of providing a health service.

These businesses are vital to the local economy, providing opportunities for employment and utilising many goods and services from the local government area. They also contribute to the vibrancy, lifestyle and amenity of our city.

More information

pdf icon  APPLICATION PROCESS FOR SKIN PEN PREMISES 2014 (2.17MB)

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