Useful links to further information

Useful links to further information

Reporting unregistered premises including someone’s home

If you have knowledge that somebody is tattooing from premises (including a house) and they are not registered (see list on the customer page) or that the tattoo artist is not registered please contact Environmental Health on Tel: 01204 336500 or environmental.health@bolton.gov.uk

A tattoo has become infected

If your tattoo has become infected, please contact the tattoo artist and if necessary your GP.

A tattoo artist has tattooed someone under the age of 18

This legislation is enforced by the police, but as Environmental Health registers the premises we welcome such information so that we can work together with the police on such complaints.  Please contact your local police on Tel 101 and Environmental Health on Tel: 01204 336500 or environmental.health@bolton.gov.uk

Calderdale guidance for tattooists

http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/business/licences/skinpiercing/tattooing.pdf

Byelaws

http://www.bolton.gov.uk/sites/DocumentCentre/Documents/Byelaws%20-%20tattooing%202009.pdf

Registration forms

http://www.bolton.gov.uk/website/pages/Tattooingpiercingelectrolysisandacupuncture.aspx

The Hole Truth

Before you rush into any body piercings, make sure you know the facts:

http://www.theholetruth.co.uk/

Tattooing and Body Piercing Guidance Toolkit

Toolkit provided by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health:

http://www.cieh.org/WorkArea/showcontent.aspx?id=47704