If you are a tattooing business in Hull you can join our tattoo hygiene rating scheme (THRS). This scheme is free and is designed to improve hygiene and safety standards of tattooing. Your customers will be able to make an informed choice about where to get a tattoo based on the results of your most recent assessment.
The scheme aims to -
- drive up standards and adoption of best practice across the industry
- reduce the risk of incidents of infection and transmission of infectious disease from tattooing procedure
- promote the use of reputable tattooists
Rated tattoo businesses in Hull
|Name||Address||Date of Inspection||Rating|
|Cruithni Custom Tattoo Studio||1 Grammar School Yard
|15 August 2016||4|
|Crow and Butterfly||
210 Hessle Road, Hull
|2 March 2020||4|
Current Tattoo Hygiene Ratings for all businesses participating in the scheme nationwide are displayed on the national Tattoo Hygiene Rating Scheme website.
Access national Tattoo Hygiene Rating Scheme website
Apply to become a member
You can apply to become a member of the scheme using our online form -
What happens next?
Once we receive your application, we contact you to arrange a convenient time to visit and advise of any improvements necessary.
Assessment of tattooing business
Your assessment will be carried out on a later date and you will be issued with your rating.
During an assessment we check that the businesses hygiene standards are meeting legal requirements and good practice such as -
- cleanliness of premises, fittings and equipment
- personal hygiene and working practices of tattooists
- training and professional development of tattooists
- record keeping
You will be issued with your rating and will receive a certificate and window sticker that you can display. The ratings are -
- Needs improvement
- Very good
Appeal a decision or request a reassessment
If you disagree with the rating awarded to your business, you can appeal it if your assessment took place within the last 28 days.
If your last assessment was more than 3 months ago you will need to request a reassessment.