HPS/REHIS Local Authority Implementation Guide Annex 1: Main Piercing Sites

Publication Date: 20 November 2018

Health Protection Scotland and REHIS have published an annex to the existing Local Authority Implementation Guide for the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 (Licensing of Skin Piercing and Tattooing) Order 2006, which is produced by the Scottish Licensing of Skin Piercing and Tattooing Working Group.

The document presents a series of diagrams to assist local authority officers in identifying the sites of the main piercings offered by piercing practitioners in Scotland. The document is intended to be used alongside the Order, the Implementation Guide and the National Licence Conditions, also produced by the Scottish Licensing of Skin Piercing and Tattooing Working Group.