Decision details

Report of the Head of Housing and Community Services - Adoption of Byelaws for Cosmetic Piercing and Semi-Permanent Skin Colouring

Decision Maker: Communities, Housing and Environment Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree the extension of byelaws to protect public health in special beauty treatments such as body piercing and semi-permanent make-up


That it be recommended to Council that Maidstone Borough Council adopts byelaws for registering businesses involved in the cosmetic piercing and semi-permanent skin colouring by implementing Section 120 and Schedule Six of the Local Government Act 2003.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Peter Lincoln Email: Tel 01622 602781 Email:

Report author: Peter Lincoln

Publication date: 20/10/2016

Date of decision: 18/10/2016

Decided: 18/10/2016 - Communities, Housing and Environment Committee

Effective from: 28/10/2016

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