To obtain a tattoo permit in the State of Iowa, the Artist must complete an application and provide documentation of the following:
- Artist must be at least 18 years of age
- Artist must have a high school diploma or G.E.D.
- Artist must complete Blood-borne Pathogen Training and Standard First-Aid Training
Along with the application, all artists are required to pay an annual, non-refundable fee of $75.00. If you allow your permit to lapse, there will be an additional $25 reinstatement fee.