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Tattoo and Permanent Make-up Facilities

Contact Us

  •  772-221-4090
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    Fax

    772-221-4967
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    Mailing Address

    3441 Southeast Willoughby Boulevard 

    Stuart, FL 34994 

     

All businesses that offer tattoos and/or permanent make-up are required to be permitted by the Florida Department of Health because they generate Biomedical Waste.

After January 1, 2012, ALL businesses that offer tattoos and/or permanent make-up will be required to be permitted by the Florida Department of Health as a Tattoo Establishment.

Before January 1, 2012, ALL businesses that offer tattoos and/or permanent make-up are required to operate ONLY under the supervision of an authorized medical doctor under Florida Statute and Florida Administrative Code.

Where can I find more information, including the laws governing tattoo and/or permanent make-up facilities in Florida?

Florida Department of Health Tattooing

How do I apply for a permit to provide tattoo or permanent make-up services?

Contact us at 772-221-4090 and request to speak to an inspector.