Temporary Body Art Event Practitioner Registration

Who can use this service?

This service is available to all businesses wishing to obtain an initial permit or renew a permit for a Temporary Body Art Facility to be operated within San Luis Obispo County.

Is there a charge for this service?

Please refer to our Fee Schedule or contact our office at (805) 781-5544.

What is the process?

Step 1: Review Operational Requirements

Read and comply with the Requirements for Body Art Facility reference document.

Step 2: Submit Temporary Event Practitioner Registration Form

The Body Art Practitioner shall submit a Temporary Body Art Event Practitioner Registration Application form to Environmental Health Services a minimum of 14 days prior to the scheduled event.

Step 3: Pay the Health Permit Fee

The permit fee is due with the application.  Please refer to the Environmental Health Permit Fee Schedule for more information.

Step 4: Await Approval From Inspector

It is unlawful for an unregistered Body Art Practitioner to operate at an event without prior approval from Environmental Health Services.

The health inspector will review your completed application and sign off when approved. The inspector reviewing the application will contact you with any additional information that may be required, revisions needed, or when your application is approved.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Please visit us, email us, contact us, or call our office to begin the process.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Environmental Health Division

Monday - Friday 8-5

2156 Sierra Way Suite B San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Tel: (805) 781-5544

Fax: (805) 781-4211