Application for Health Licence for Hairdressing Premises

As required by the Health Act 1956 and Regulations made hereunder, the Health (Registration of Premises) Regulations 1966 and Nelson City Council Bylaws, you are required to register your premises prior to operating.

Application for Health Licence for hairdressing premises 2019 (79KB PDF)

Please return the completed application form prior to opening for business. Completed forms can be dropped off at Civic House, 110 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, emailed to or posted to 

Nelson City Council
PO Box 645
Nelson 7040

Once your application is received, you will be sent an invoice for the applicable registration fee.

Once registered, an inspection will be arranged at your premises within the first four to six weeks to ensure it satisfies the requirements of the Health (Hairdressers) Regulations 1980.