Recognition as a Hairdresser - South Australia


You will need to apply for recognition If you are working as a hairdresser and do not meet the prescribed qualification requirements, but have training, qualifications or experience appropriate to practicing hairdressing.

Prescribed qualifications include:

  • Certificate III in Hairdressing (SHB30416)
  • Certificate III in Barbering (SHB30516)
  • any previously prescribed qualification that has now been revoked, that was obtained during the time it was prescribed.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


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Act(s) name

Hairdresser Act 1988 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

Hairdressers Regulations 2016 South Australia

Administering agency

SA Hair and Beauty Association

Contact details

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SA Hair and Beauty Association

South Australia
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