NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 812

Subsector 812

NAICS Subsector Code 812 – Personal and Laundry Services

Definition of NAICS 3 Digit Subsector Code 812: Industries in the Personal and Laundry Services subsector group establishments that provide personal and laundry services to individuals, households, and businesses. Services performed include: personal care services; death care services; laundry and drycleaning services; and a wide range of other personal services, such as pet care (except veterinary) services, photofinishing services, temporary parking services, and dating services.

The Personal and Laundry Services subsector is by no means all-inclusive of the services that could be termed personal services (i.e., those provided to individuals rather than businesses). There are many other subsectors, as well as sectors, that provide services to persons. Establishments providing legal, accounting, tax preparation, architectural, portrait photography, and similar professional services are classified in Sector 54, Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services; those providing job placement, travel arrangement, home security, interior and exterior house cleaning, exterminating, lawn and garden care, and similar support services are classified in Sector 56, Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services; those providing health and social services are classified in Sector 62, Health Care and Social Assistance; those providing amusement and recreation services are classified in Sector 71, Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation; those providing educational instruction are classified in Sector 61, Educational Services; those providing repair services are classified in Subsector 811, Repair and Maintenance; and those providing spiritual, civic, and advocacy services are classified in Subsector 813, Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations.

Three Digit Subsector Breakdown for the North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If NAICS Subsector 812 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 81: Other Services (except Public Administration)
    • Subsector 812: Personal and Laundry Services
      • Industry Group 8121: Personal Care Services
        • Industry 81211: Hair, Nail, and Skin Care Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812111: Barber Shops
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812112: Beauty Salons
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812113: Nail Salons
        • Industry 81219: Other Personal Care Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812191: Diet and Weight Reducing Centers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812199: Other Personal Care Services
      • Industry Group 8122: Death Care Services
        • Industry 81221: Funeral Homes and Funeral Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812210: Funeral Homes and Funeral Services
        • Industry 81222: Cemeteries and Crematories
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812220: Cemeteries and Crematories
      • Industry Group 8123: Drycleaning and Laundry Services
        • Industry 81231: Coin-Operated Laundries and Drycleaners
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812310: Coin-Operated Laundries and Drycleaners
        • Industry 81232: Drycleaning and Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812320: Drycleaning and Laundry Services (except Coin-Operated)
        • Industry 81233: Linen and Uniform Supply
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812331: Linen Supply
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812332: Industrial Launderers
      • Industry Group 8129: Other Personal Services
        • Industry 81291: Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812910: Pet Care (except Veterinary) Services
        • Industry 81292: Photofinishing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812921: Photofinishing Laboratories (except One-Hour)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812922: One-Hour Photofinishing
        • Industry 81293: Parking Lots and Garages
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812930: Parking Lots and Garages
        • Industry 81299: All Other Personal Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 812990: All Other Personal Services

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