Body Art Operators and Facilities

Per Tooele County Health Department Health Regulation Reg #10 Body Art Facilities:

12.7- No person shall practice body art procedures without first obtaining an operator permit from the Tooele County Health Department and per 12.1- No person, firm, partnership, joint venture, association, business trust, corporation or organized group of persons may operate a body art establishment except with a body art establishment permit from the department.

In order to obtain a Body Art Operator Permit you will need to complete the following:

  1. Before completing any blood borne pathogen course verify its acceptance by contacting our office at (435)277-2440 or  Completion of a blood borne pathogens course is required. The following link is an example of an approved course
  2. provide certificate of completion and present picture identification
  3. pay permit fee
  4. provide proof that you have started the Hepatitis B vaccination series
  5. complete and submit the Application for Body Art Operator Permit
  6. provide written verification of employment at a permitted facility

Click here to view Applications & Fees

For more information or questions contact us at (435)277-2440 or email us at




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Tooele County Health Department

151 North Main Street
Tooele, Utah 84074
(435) 277-2300

Monday-Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 8 am to noon
Closed holidays.

920 East Wendover Boulevard, Wendover Utah 84083
P.O Box 554
Call (435)277-2326 or 277-2327 for available services and hours.

To report an emergency after hours call (435) 882-5600.