Special events in the City of Toronto that offer personal services on-site must comply with these guidelines and with all applicable sections of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC) Best Practices for Personal Services Settings (PSS) document (January 2009), under the Health Protection and Promotion Act, R.S.O., 1990.

Special events include conventions, expos, shows, and fairs.

Personal Services

  • hairstyling/barbering
  • tattooing
  • micropigmentation
  • ear piercing
  • body piercing
  • electrolysis
  • manicures
  • pedicures
  • aesthetics (facials or waxing)

Download Forms

Special Events Offering Personal Services Coordinator’s/Organizer’s Application Form

Special Events Offering Personal Services Vendor’s Application Form