AllentownSchool District

Working Papers Application

Pennsylvania Child Labor Laws require minors between the ages of 14 and 18 to obtain working papers for employment. The law limits the number of hours per day and hours per week and the times of day during which minors are permitted to work. Some occupations are restricted for certain ages. For more information, please contact the Bureau of Labor Law Compliance at 1-800-932-0665 or visit their web site at

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The Working Papers office in the Administration Center is open from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM and follows the district calendar for holidays, delays and closings. Below are instructions for ASD and Non-ASD Students to Obtain Working Papers and the working paper form students need: