Get a health inspection of a new food or personal services establishment

You need to get a health and safety inspection if you want to open a personal service establishment in Yukon. This includes;

  • tattoo parlour;
  • massage therapy clinic;
  • hair salon;
  • barber shop; and
  • aesthetic studio. 

How to apply

  1. Complete an application for health approval.
  2. Submit the completed form.
    In person: #2 Hospital Road in Whitehorse. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Email: environmental.health@gov.yk.ca
    Fax: 867-667-8322
    Mail:Government of Yukon
    Environmental Health Services (H-2)
    Box 2703Whitehorse,
    Yukon Y1A 2C6
  3. Once we receive your application, we will book a pre-opening inspection.
  4. During our inspection we will identify any health and safety issues.
  5. You must correct these issues before receiving approval to operate.
  6. Once you receive approval to operate, you may operate your personal service establishment.