Coastal Health District

Environmental Health

Tanning Facilities Registration Program

After January 1, 2011, no person shall establish, maintain, or operate a tanning facility in the state without first having registered with the Department of Community Health.

Environmental Health Tanning Facilities Registration Program Mission:
Inform users and operators of the health risks associated with exposure to ultraviolet radiation emitted from tanning devices.

Program Goals:
• Register all tanning facilities mandated by the Georgia Code.
• Maintain database of registered tanning facilities.
• Provide information on the risks associated with indoor tanning devices.

Registration Application Information
Registrant Letter

Additional Information
Official Georgia Code, Title 31, Chapter 38TanningCode

To access the state of Georgia's web page regarding tanning facilities, click here.

Click here to view the code on Lexis Nexis.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Website