Body Art Expo Sponsor Information
Sponsors have to comply with Article 5 starting with Section 119317 of California’s Safe Body Art Law. Sponsors must ensure all practitioners display a valid Practitioner Registration Card. All demonstration booths have a maximum occupancy of 5 persons. All demonstration booths have direct access to hand washing.
To obtain a Temporary Body Art Event Facility Permit you are required to submit a completed Temporary Body Art Event Facility Application. You can download the application form below. You can submit the application materials to us in one of three ways:
- Scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax to (650) 627-8244
- Mail to:
Environmental Health Services
Attn: Body Art Program
2000 Alameda de las Pulgas, Ste. 100
San Mateo, CA 94403
Application Forms for Event Sponsors
Due to ongoing COVID-19 responses by public and
Environmental Health Services staff, the Approved Body Art
Practitioners list is not currently able to be
maintained. Please verify with the specific practitioner that
they have a current and valid registration.
List of Approved Body Art Practitioners
Approved Blood Borne Pathogen Exposure Training Courses
A valid Body Art Practitioner Registration issued from any other jurisdiction withing California is intended to allow the Practitioner to practice within this county for 5 consecutive days no more than 15 days total in a calendar year.