Regulatory Body:

Georgia Division of Public Health
Environmental Services

Covers: Body Art Studios and Tattooing and Body Piercing Artists


The legal authority is Chapter 16-5-71 and Chapter 31-40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.

Article 5, chapter 5, title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relates to preventing certain piercings of the bodies of minors without the consent of a parent or guardian.”

Permanent Make-up Society: Georgia State LawExternal

Page last reviewed: September 25, 2013 (archived document)