Applications and Forms - Tattoo and Body Piercing Studios
Tattoo and Body Piercing Program Update
All paper applications with fees are to be sent to this address:
Department of State Health Services
Cash Receipts Branch – MC 2003
PO Box 149347
Austin, TX 78714-9347
DSHS offers initial and renewal licensees the ability to apply for licenses online using the Regulatory Services Online Licensing System. In order to apply online you will have to select Drugs and Devices Programs under the "What are you applying for" drop down menu as shown below.
Who May Apply or Renew Online
Tattoo and body piercing studios seeking initial licensure, license renewals, or temporary event licenses may use the online licensing system.
Minor amendment changes (such as name or address) cannot be completed online.