Barber Shop Owner or Area Renter License



State, Department of State
The Barber Shop Owner or Area Renter License permits a business to own, control or operate a barber shop. A Barber Shop Area Renter is a licensed barber who works in a barber shop, but is not employed by the owner. Both licenses are issued by the New York State Department of State (NYSDOS).

Barbers also must be licensed as barbers.

For more information, contact:

NYS Department of State
123 William Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10038-3804
Phone: (518) 473-2492

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