Regulatory Body:

Division of Disease Control and Health, Bureau of Environmental Health ProtectionExternal

Covers: Body Piercing and Tattooing


The State of Florida, Department of Health, Sections 381.00771-381.00791, Florida Statutes (F.S.), The Practice of Tattooing, require licensure of tattoo artists and tattoo establishments, and also set forth educational requirements and standards of practice for conventional and cosmetic tattoo artists, and operational requirements for tattoo establishments. Chapter 64E-28, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.) details the statutory requirements for tattoo establishments and tattoo artists.

Body Piercing ProgramsExternal

Conventional and cosmetic tattooingExternal

2013 Tattoo Florida StatutesExternal

Page last reviewed: July 17, 2013 (archived document)