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Barber Shop Permit

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Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of City
A Barber Shop Permit allows a business to operate a barber shop establishment in New York City. A barber engages in cutting hair and trimming and / or shaving the mustache and beard. This application is filed by the owner on behalf of the business.

The Barber Shop permit's term is one year.

A separate license from New York State for businesses that will operate an appearance enhancement establishment is required.

This page explains the application, regulatory compliance, and inspection requirements for operating an establishment where a barber or barbers engage in cutting hair and trimming and / or shaving the mustache and beard. This information only encompasses health-related aspects of the regulatory requirements of this type of establishment. Please read the documents at the links below to properly understand the various provisions of DOHMH regulations.
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NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings
Hearings Division
66 John Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10038
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Health Tribunal
Website: http://nyc.gov/oath

NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings
Hearings Division
66 John Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10038
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: OATH
Website: http://nyc.gov/oath

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