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This page contains information about operating a premises licensed under the Health Act 1956 - hairdressers, camping grounds, offensive trades and funeral directors.
Updated: 4/10/2017 3:50 p.m.

​If you operate one of the following businesses in Whangarei, you must register with Council:

  • hairdresser/barber
  • camping ground
  • offensive trade 
  • funeral director

You will receive a registration certificate which you need to display where public can view it, and you will be inspected annually to ensure you comply with the requirements of the Act.

Beauty Therapy, Tattooing and Piercing 

These businesses are not currently required to register in Whangarei.  This may change in future.

If you believe as a customer that your health has been affected by anyone offering any of the services above, an Environmental Health Officer will investigate any complaints. 

Please contact Environmental Health on 09 430 4230. 


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