Registration of a Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy or Body Art Business - Northern Territory

Description

Persons intending to operate a hairdressing, beauty therapy or body art business must register the business with the Department of Health.

Beauty Therapy is defined as an activity intended to maintain, alter or enhance a person's appearance for payment or reward, other than a cosmetic surgical or medical procedure undertaken by a health practitioner registered under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law. Examples of beauty therapy include: treatment of the face or body, the application of cosmetics, manicure or pedicure, the application of artificial nails, the application of semi-permanent makeup or cosmetic tattooing.

Body Art is defined as an activity intended to permanently decorate or adorn a person's skin or permanently alter a person's appearance other than a surgical or medical procedure. Examples of Body Art include: tattooing, ear piercing, body piercing or body modification.

Guidelines to assist proprietors can be found at http://www.health.nt.gov.au/Environmental_Health/Legislation/index.aspx

It is recommended that prior to operation, plans are submitted to the Environmental Health Office for assessment.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

$74: Hairdressing only (65 revenue units);
$115: All other activities, or in combination with hairdressing (100 revenue units)

2017 - 2018 Revenue unit = $1.15

Administering agency

Department of Health

Contact details

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Administration Officer

Operating address: 2nd Floor
Casuarina Plaza
Casuarina NT 0810
Mailing address: PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811
Toll Free: 1800095646
Phone: 0889227377
Fax: 0889227036
Email: envirohealth@nt.gov.au
Website: https://health.nt.gov.au/professionals/environmental-health (Opens in new window)

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Environmental Health Officer, Alice Springs

Operating address: Peter Sitzler Building
67 North Stuart Highway
Alice Springs NT 0871
Mailing address: PO Box 721
Alice Springs NT 0871
Phone: 0889556122
Fax: 0889525927
Email: envirohealth@nt.gov.au
Website: http://www.health.nt.gov.au (Opens in new window)

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Environmental Health Officer, Tennant Creek

Operating address: Health Development Building
Cnr Schmidt and Windley Streets
Tennant Creek NT 0861
Mailing address: PO Box 346
Tennant Creek NT 0861
Phone: 0889624302
Fax: 0889624420

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Environmental Health Officer, Nhulunbuy

Operating address: Community Health Centre
Endeavour Square
Nhulunbuy NT 0881
Mailing address: PO Box 421
Nhulunbuy NT 0881
Phone: 0889870440
Fax: 0889870444