What does the Tattoo Program do?
- Issues and manages artist permits
- Issues and manages all establishment permits including:
- Permanent establishments
- Mobile establishments
Effective 9/7/2016 no new mobile tattoo units will be permitted
- Temporary establishments
- Ensures that all tattooing performed in the State of Iowa is in accordance with Iowa Code section 135.37 and 641 Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 22
For a current list of licensed artists and establishments, see the Resources page.