When you apply to register your business with Council, you will be charged two fees:
- A once-off establishment fee
- A registration fee
The charge for the establishment fee is $154.50
Hairdressing applications are exempt from the establishment fee. A hairdressing registration has a once-off fee and the registration with Council is ongoing.
The registration fee depends on the activities you will be undertaking:
- Hairdressing ONLY: $253.40 (once-off fee)
- Beauty therapy (eg. waxing, manicure): $505.70
- Ear piercing: $505.70
- Tattooist and skin penetration (eg. cosmetic tattooing, dry needling, piercing other than ears): $674.70
Please be aware that Council's registration fees are pro rata, except for hairdressing, and may differ depending on when the application is submitted to Council.