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The Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982 requires that all persons are registered who undertake skin piercing activities such as:
Preston City Council has made bye-laws under the Act which relate to the cleanliness and hygiene of operators and premises that undertake skin piercing activities.
Copies of the Bye-laws can be downloaded below.
The Local Government Act of 2003 made some minor alterations to the 1982 Act. A summary of these changes can be seen in "Regulation of Cosmetic Piercing" in the documents section on this page.
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