Working Papers

New Jersey law requires all workers under the age of 18 to obtain working papers. Furthermore, minors must be at least 14 years of age to be employed in the state of New Jersey with the exception of employment in agriculture, newspaper delivery, and theatrical occupations. The child labor laws no longer apply when minors reach the age of 18.

Click the below link for more information:
New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

*Working papers are available in the School Counseling Office. For assistance or questions pertaining to working papers, please contact an Administrative Assistant in the School Counseling Department.

Working Papers w/ Instructions