Minimum Age for Youth Employment to Increase in 2019

On January 1, 2019, the minimum age of youth employment will increase to 13 years. In the new year, youth workers under the age of 12 must adhere to the following:

  • May only be employed in an artistic endeavour.
    • A permit is required for work in artistic endeavours.
    • Allowable hours of work and any other restrictions will be determined during the permit approval process.
  • Parent or guardian consent is required.

Click here for more information on applying for a permit for those aged 12 and under. Coinciding with the prior employment standards changes brought in earlier this year, webinars are available to answer your questions and provide more information.

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