PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS : Chapter 5B
1 : Short title
2 : Legislative findings and declarations
3 : Definitions.
4 : New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling.
5 : Board members; appointment; terms; compensation.
6 : Duties of board.
7 : Services requiring license; exceptions.
8 : Premises exemptions.
9 : Shop licenses.
10 : Licensure for schools required.
11 : Practicing license requirement.
12 : Unlawful practices; persons.
12.1 : License under act required for certain practices.
12.2 : Display of license without showing home address.
13 : Unlawful practices; shops, owners.
14 : Unlawful practices; schools, owners.
15 : Unlawful practices; teachers.
16 : Application for licensure.
17 : Licensure as cosmetologist-hairstylist.
20 : Initial licensure as beautician.
21 : Initial licensure as barber.
22 : Initial licensure as manicurist.
22.1 : Initial licensure as skin care specialist.
23 : Licensure as teacher of cosmetology and hairstyling.
25 : Eligibility to obtain student permit.
26 : Application fee; examination; temporary permit
27 : Examinations
28 : Licensees from other state, country; eligibility for licensure.
31 : Application for license to open shop.
32 : Application to open school; inspection; bond; fee
33 : Bond for licensed schools; grievance against school; initiation of action on bond
34 : Biennial license renewal.
35 : Renewal of shop, school license.
35.1 : Prior licenses valid.
36 : Notification of change of location, ownership of shop, school.
37 : Lawful sales or services; inapplicability of law; regulations to prevent health hazards
38 : Construction of act relative to right of State Board of Education to establish, operate, approve courses.
We hope you find our tools helpful, please visit
for further information on our other legal tools and products including LPO compliant legal case management software.