The Public Health Act 2010 and Public Health Regulation 2012 regulates body decorating and grooming practices carried out by people who are not registered as health professionals. The regulated body decorating and grooming industries include:
CHO Advisory Note - Tattoo Ink Safety
Infection Control DVD (Link to NSW Health YouTube site)
Skin Penetration Audit Tool
Notification form to notify the local council of existence of premises where skin penetration is performed
NSW Health undertook a review to determine whether the current regulation of cosmetic procedures is appropriate to ensure the safety of consumers.
Find out about the recommendations of the report and what to do if you're planning to have a cosmetic procedure.