Body Art

The purpose of the Mansfield Board of Health Regulation of Body Art Establishments is to promote the knowledge and practice of sanitation, personal hygiene, sterilization, universal precautions and aftercare requirements regarding body art for the purpose of preventing injury to the client and transmission of disease. These regulations can be found here

According to these regulations, permits are issued through the Mansfield Health Department permits for the following:

  1. Body Art Establishment
  2. Body Art Practitioner
  3. Body Art Practitioner Apprentice

All Health Department Permits are processed through an online platform located here:

All permit applications must be submitted via this platform. Paper applications are no longer accepted. New users must register first by using the link on the website above or by going directly to:

If you don't have regular access to a computer, an online permit station has been established in Town Hall on the first floor.

A guide to Permit Eyes for the Health Department is available here: Mansfield Health Department Online Permitting Guide

If you have any technical questions or issues, you can contact

For non-technical questions, you can contact