We want your views on draft regulations that define ‘objects’ to prohibit their use in intimate piercing on people under 18.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
19 October 2018
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

The current legislation makes it an offence to perform an intimate piercing on under 18s in Wales. The regulations will widen the scope of the legislation to cover the following:

  • flesh plugs
  • flesh tunnels
  • dermal and micro-dermal anchors
  • skin divers
  • any other object which is not jewellery.

Consultation documents

Consultation document

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Annex A

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Annexes B1 - B4 Impact Assessments

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How to respond

Submit your comments by 19 October 2018, in any of the following ways:

Online form

Post

Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Health Protection Policy and Legislation
Public Health Division
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ