The Marathon County Health Department annually inspects all permanent and temporary tattoo and body art facilities for compliance with Chapter SPS 221 Tattooing and Body Piercing. The Health Department licenses the facility but does not license the practitioner. Practitioners are licensed by the State of Wisconsin, Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS).  More information is available from DSPS below:





If you have questions or would like more information,  please contact the Marathon County Health Department by sending an email to our Sanitarians or by calling 715-261-1900.

If you would like to file a complaint, request, or report, doing so will create a public record that is subject to disclosure pursuant to Wisconsin public records law.



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