Notification of a Skin Penetration Premises - Western Australia

Description

You will require this notification if you intend to operate skin penetration premises. A skin penetration procedure is any procedure that involves the tearing, cutting, puncturing or shaving of the skin and includes services such as:

  • Acupuncture;
  • Beauty treatments (such as waxing);
  • Body piercing;
  • Cosmetic enhancements; and
  • Tattooing.

It is mandatory for a skin penetration operator to comply with legislation. The operator must satisfy minimum standards of infection control such as basic hygiene, disinfection and sterilisation requirements.

This notification does not apply to medical practitioners, dentists, podiatrists or nurses as they carry out their normal duties.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You must comply with specific health standards and practices. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application Form - Home Beauty Therapy - PDF

Act(s) name

Health Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Skin Penetration Procedure) Regulations 1998 WA

Administering agency

Shire of Dardanup

Contact details

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

Health Officer, Health Department

Shire of Dardanup

Operating address: 1 Council Drive
Eaton
WA 6232
Mailing address: PO BOX 7016
Eaton, Western Australia 6232
Phone: 08 97240355
Fax: 08 97240091
Email: neiln@dardanup.wa.gov.au