Approval to Operate a Hairdressing Premises - Western Australia


You will require this approval if you intend to establish a hairdressing premises. Hairdressing premises are those where hairdressing operations are conducted including the following activities:

  • shaving
  • cutting
  • trimming
  • waving
  • curling
  • staining
  • dyeing the hair of any person for gain or reward.

Such a premises shall not be used for any other purpose. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As indicated on the approval.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $158.00 -
Apply Application All $79.00 Inspection application fee per hour

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Hairdressing Establishment Regulations 1972 WA

Administering agency

City of Greater Geraldton

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Environmental Health Department

City of Greater Geraldton

Operating address: 63 Cathedral Avenue
Geraldton, Western Australia 6530
Mailing address: PO BOX 101
Geraldton PO, Western Australia 6531
Phone: 08 9956 6600
Fax: 08 9956 6674
Website: City of Greater Geraldton (Opens in new window)