Procedures for obtaining a Work Permit are as follows:

  • Application is job dependent - must have offer from an employer
  • Parents and employer read the excerpts from the Illinois Child Labor Laws
  • Birth Certificate must be provided as proof of age
  • Fill out an Application for Employment Certificate/Work Permit
  • Have certificate of physical fitness completed by physician
  • Have a Statement completed by the applicant's Principal
  • Have statement by prospective employer completed
  • Return all items to the ROE in person