Apply For a Tattoo Permit

All new and existing tattoo artists must submit an application each year to obtain a tattoo permit. Each artist will be responsible for paying an annual fee of $250.00 at the time of application.

How to Apply

There are three ways to apply. 

1. Apply Online
2. Download the Tattoo Permit Application(pdf)
3. Request an application in person at the Environmental Health office 

All paper application can be submitted by email, fax, or in person. Payment can be made in person or by calling the main office line. 


402 N Main. Salisbury, N.C. 28144
Environmentalhealth@rowancountync.gov
Office: 704-216-8525 | Fax: 704-216-7985