Hairdressing is controlled by the Health (Hairdressers) Regulations 1980. These cover the premises in which hairdressers operate and the licences that are required.

Standards for hairdressers

Summary of the minimum standards for hairdresser premises.

Building consents for hairdressers

Your proposed premises must comply with the appropriate Regulations and Codes.

Useful contacts (hairdressing businesses)

Technical advice and information from Council and other agencies.