Florida Tattoo Artist License Lookup. A guest tattoo artist registration is only available to an artist who holds an active artist license from another government jurisdiction outside of florida. A guest tattoo artist registration is required for any tattoo artist who plans to tattoo in florida and who also holds an active tattoo artist license, registration, or certification issued by a jurisdiction outside florida.
A license is not required when only puncturing the external part of the earlobe. A license is required for a person who applies a tattoo to another person, and/or a person who performs body piercing.
All temporary tattoo and body piercing studio must have a certification to operate. All temporary tattoo artist and bod y piercers must have a registration from the local health department prior to commencing operations.