Online licensing forms
To offer skin-piercing treatments - including tattooing, semi-permanent skin colouring, acupuncture, ear and cosmetic piercing - both the person performing the treatment and the premises must be registered.
You must provide specific information including details of your premises and any previous convictions for practicing without a licence in this field.
Premises registration - £185
Operator registration - £70
Will Tacit Consent Apply?
No. It is in the public interest that the authority must process your application before it can be granted. If you have not heard from the local district council within a reasonable period, please contact it. You can do this online if you applied through the UK Welcomes service or use the contact details below.
Failed Application Redress
Please contact your South Bucks District Council in the first instance.
King George V House
King George V Road
If a registration is suspended or cancelled the registration holder may appeal to the county court.
We would always advise that in the event of a complaint the first contact is made with the trader by you - preferably in the form a letter (with proof of delivery).
See offsite links below