If you want to set up a hairdressing salon or a barber shop, there are procedures and hygiene requirements you need to follow. All hairdressing premises need to be registered with council. You will need to renew registration annually.

Find out more about starting a hair salon guide [PDF, 232 KB]

Download an application form

Download a transfer of ownership form [PDF, 104 KB]

To check if the premises is consented or requires a consent contact, and for any other questions send us an email (external link)  or call 0800 732 732