Tattoo Inspections

The Environmental Health Program performs annual inspection of tattoo facilities in a 9-county area providing regulation and oversight. The following counties are inspected for tattoo compliance: Black Hawk, Benton, Bremer, Butler, Delaware, Fayette, Grundy, Hardin, and Poweshiek. There is a $250 inspection fee.

Call the Health Department for more information or to register a complaint 319-291-2413.

Click Here for more information including:

  • Iowa Tattoo Regulations
  • Artist Permit Requirements
  • Application to Operate a Tattoo Facility
  • Mobile Tattoo Parlor Regulations
  • Temporary Tattoo Parlor Regulations
  • Change of Location Form






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