Age & ID Requirements

Tattoo artists in Illinois are not able to provide services

to anyone under the age of 18, regardless of

consent from a parent or guardian.

Anyone with the intent to be tattooed will be required to present valid photo identification as well as proof that they are inoculated against COVID-19 in order to receive services.


Original identification documents must be physically in hand in order

to be copied and filed - no photos or copies.*

*Apps, photos, or copies of vaccination card as proof of vaccination are acceptable.

Adults 18 and over are required to bring one (1) of the following forms of Identification to their appointment:

  • Valid state-issued non-driver ID

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Valid passport

  • Valid military ID (must display photo and date of birth)