Child employment

Find out about children and young people in employment, and apply for a child work permit

Jobs not allowed

Jobs young people can’t have include:

  • cinema, night club, disco
  • street trading
  • commercial kitchen preparing or cooking food
  • fairground or amusement arcade or skittle alley
  • collecting money or selling/canvassing door to door
  • slaughter house
  • industrial, construction or manufacturing industries
  • selling or delivering alcohol
  • collecting and sorting rubbish
  • delivering milk or fuel
  • using dangerous machinery