• General Information
  • Do I need to make a booking?
    We just take walk-ins! If you're looking at getting an advanced/genital piercing or trainee piercing, we recommend calling the store to ensure a slot is available.
  • Why should I get pierced at Punktured?
    We're responsible for over 1 million piercings Australia-wide and have been for over 25 years! We don't use piercing guns, we use high quality sterilised jewellery and can offer you the best advice. Piercings are a procedure, not just an aesthetic choice. Make sure you leave yours in the best hands. Our team is expertly trained and love what they do, so come see us!
  • Do I need photo ID to get a piercing?
    Yes, all our clients need photo ID. If you're under 18, you might also need consent from a parent or legal guardian - see next question for further details.
  • Do I need photo ID to get a piercing?
    Yes, all our clients need photo ID. If you're under 18, you might also need consent from a parent or legal guardian - see next question for further details.
  • How old do I have to be to get a piercing?
    Due to legal requirements in Australia, we are unable to pierce children under the age of 10. Under 16 You need consent from your parent / guardian. They must come in with you and show proof of relationship to you (e.g. a Medicare card with both your and their names on it). 16 - 18 Standard piercings - you need photo ID. Non-standard piercings, surface piercings and dermal anchors - a consenting parent or guardian with photo ID must come in with you. Over 18 Just bring government issued photo ID. You must be over 18 to receive a genital or nipple piercing. WA only Lobe piercings - you need photo ID. Other piercings - a consenting parent or guardian with photo ID must come with you. SA only Must be over the age of 18 to purchase tapers for stretching.
  • What forms of ID do you accept?
    We accept photo ID such as Drivers License, Proof of Age Card, Passport or Key Pass as legal forms of ID for both parties.