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5. Renew your piercing licence

We will send you an application form before your licence expires.

You must send in your renewal within 14 days of the licence expiry date to be able to continue to operate your business.

Make sure you tick the renewal box in the application form.

The date when the licence expires depends on where you trade from.

​Area ​Expiry date
​Franklin, Manukau, North Shore, Papakura, Rodney, Waitakere City​30 June
​Auckland Central31 July

Health licence fees are non-refundable and are not pro-rated.


 In person

Bring your completed application form and supporting documents to one of our service centres, and pay by:

  • cash
  • cheque
  • Eftpos
  • MasterCard or Visa.

 By post

​Send your completed application form, supporting documents and cheque payment to:

Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Victoria Street West
Auckland 1142

We will contact you if we need more information.

​We will contact you to arrange an inspection of your business within 20 working days.