Acupuncture, tattooing, piercing and electrolysis

Apply for a licence

You need a licence to carry out acupuncture, tattooing, piercing and/or electrolysis in Welwyn Hatfield.

To apply you need to:

After you apply:

  • your premises will be inspected before the application is approved to make sure it complies with our Byelaws and Health and Safety requirements
  • it is illegal to carry out ear piercing, tattooing, acupuncture or electrolysis unless your application is formally approved

Licensing Team

Address: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
Campus East
The Campus
Welwyn Garden City

Need a printed application?

If you are unable to access the form you need online, you can contact us to ask for a printed copy.