Tattoos & Body Piercing

All Body Art Establishments in Richland County are required to have a current body art approval issued by Richland Public Health. The Information below will help you get started if you plan to open or operate a New or Temporary Facility.

Tattoo and Body Piercing Establishment Fees


Fee Category (2019)    Local Fee
Tattooing Services    $335.00
Body Piercing Services    $335.00
Combined Tattoo/Body Piercing Services    $335.00
Time-limited approval for a specific event    $71.80
Late Fee 25% of local fee. Reference ORC 3709.09(D)


Applications, Rules, and Regulations

Rules and Regulations

The Ohio Revised Code for Tattooing and Piercing

Questions or Comments

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