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Applications and Forms - Tattoo and Body Piercing Studios


For assistance with applications and forms, please call: (512) 834-6727


Important Fee Information for Tattoo Studios and Body Piercing Studios


Some of our fees are decreasing on September 1, 2019. 

The changes are on the applications you can download from this website.

The changes are in place for the online applications. 

Please make certain you pay the fee listed on the application or renewal.

To ensure you submit the correct amount, please do ONE of the following if applicable:

  • apply online
  • renew online
  • download an application from this website

Online Licensing

The Department of State Health Services is pleased to offer current and prospective licensees the opportunity to apply for licenses online using the Regulatory Services Online Licensing System.

Who May Apply or Renew Online

Tattoo and body piercing studios seeing initial licensure, license renewals, or temporary event licenses may use the online licensing system. At this time, we are unable to process minor amendment changes (such as name or address), nor are we able to renew temporary event licenses online.


Tattoo Studio License Applications


Body Piercing Studio License Application

Last updated August 16, 2019