[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Cedar Grove 10-17-2011 by Ord. No. 11-733. Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- BODY ART
- The practice of physical body adornment in permitted establishments by operators utilizing, but not limited to, the following techniques: body piercing, tattooing, and permanent cosmetics.
- BODY ART ESTABLISHMENT
- Any place or premises, whether public or private, temporary or permanent in nature or location, where the practices of body art, whether or not for profit, are performed.
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate a body art establishment without first obtaining a license from the Health Department to engage in such business in accordance with the provisions of N.J.A.C. 8:27-1 et seq. All licenses shall expire on the 31st day of December annually.
An application for a license shall be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $200. Any renewal application received after November 30 shall be subject to a late fee of $50. Any change in ownership shall require a new application and license with payment of the required application fee.
In the event that renovations and/or alterations are proposed to a body art establishment, plans must be submitted to the Health Department for its review and approval.