Hairdressing code of practice 2000

This code applies to the following persons:

  • a person (a proprietor) engaged in the business of hairdressing;
  • a person (a hairdresser) who carries on the occupation of hairdressing (including a barber).

Note Under the Public Health Risk (Hairdressing) Declaration 2000, for the purposes of the Public Health Act 1997

  • it is a licensable public health risk activity to engage in the business of hairdressing; and
  • it is a non-licensable public health risk procedure to carry on the occupation of hairdressing.
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