Hairdressers, Body Piercers & Tattooists

The South Australian Public Health Act 2011 requires that such activities be undertaken in a safe and hygienic manner to ensure that any risk for infection or the transmission of communicable disease can be avoided.

Council has a duty of care to ensure that commercial hairdressing and skin penetration premises within the area comply with the Act and the following respective SA Department of Health Guidelines:

  • Public Health Standards of Practice
  • Safe and Hygenic Practice of Skin Penetration 


Further Information

You can obtain further information  by contacting the Environmental Services Section on phone (08) 8563 8444.

Hairdressers, body art and piercing further information

Hairdressing, Beauty and Skin Penetration Notification Form