General Election 2019

The general election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019. The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019. Are you registered to vote?

Register to provide skin-piercing treatments

You and your premises must be registered before providing skin-piercing treatments. Skin-piercing treatments include:

  • acupuncture
  • cosmetic piercing (ear and body)
  • electrolysis
  • semi-permanent skin colouring
  • tattooing

Apply online

Register online to provide skin-piercing treatment

Apply in writing

To apply by email, complete the downloadable application form you need with a scan of your signature and email it to licensing@birmingham.gov.uk.  After we’ve received your application, a licensing officer will contact you to take a debit or credit card payment for the appropriate fee

To apply by post, print the downloadable application form you need, complete it and return it to the address below.  Please include a cheque or postal order for the appropriate fee with your postal application, made payable to 'Birmingham City Council'.

We aim to process applications within 28 days. If you haven’t heard from us within this time, please contact us.

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