Any business that performs skin penetration procedures must hold an infection control licence.
How to apply
You can either:
You must include:
- a copy of the proposed floor plans, compliant with the Infection Control Code of Practice
- copy of current photographic identification – a driver’s licence, passport or proof of identity, or proof of age card.
Applying as a company
Each company must nominate an authorised agent to make the application. The authorised agent must provide a copy of their photographic identification.
If your company is a corporation, you must also provide a copy of your current Company Extract issued by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC). This must be issued in the 30 days before applying.
The cost is $208 for 12 months.
Vary an existing licence
You can update a trading name, contact or postal address details or let us know about a refurbishment by applying online to vary an existing licence.
Transfer of ownership
To transfer ownership of a licence, you can either
- apply online
- or ask to be emailed a form to print, fill out and return. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02 5124 9700.
The cost is $85 as a one-off fee.
You must notify us if you intend to change location by completing a new activity licence application.
You can discuss your infection control licencing and obligations with a public health officer by phoning 02 5124 9700 or emailing email@example.com.