All premises or persons carrying out Tattooing are inspected and registered by the Council's Environmental Health Officers. Problems or complaints relating to hygiene or health and safety will be investigated by the Council.
Register to be a tattooist
You can register to be a tattooist by completing the online application for registration of person and premises for tattooing. Alternatively, you can print and complete:
the application form for registration of person and premises for tattooing (PDF: 20Kb / 1 page)
For information on standards of cleanliness for registered premises, persons and equipment see:
Byelaws relating to tattooing (PDF: 27Kb / 5 page) .
For further information:
Contact: Food, Health and Safety Team, Mansion House, Penrith CA11 7YG
Telephone: 01768 212491
Fax: 01768 890732