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Work Permits

Work Permit Issuance for Minors During Summer

The College & Career office supports the issuance of work permits for current ABCUSD students during the summer. Please note a student can apply for job opportunities without a work permit. Once hired, please fill out The statement of intent to employ a minor and request for a work permit form (please leave the last section blank) and submit here. Please note this form must be filled in its entirety to be processed. Once submitted, please allow 72 hours to process your request.


Entertainment Work Permits (EWP)

If your student is in need of an Entertainment Work Permits (EWP), please follow the instructions found on the California Department of Industrial Relations website. Parent/Guardian may use the  DLSE online system to apply. Application must be accompanied by the student's latest report card, which can be downloaded from the Aeries portal. ABCUSD does not provide authorization letters for EWP applications during the summer.


Important Reminders 

- All minors need a work permit to legally work in the State of California.

- Students must have an offer of a paid job - Blank work permits are not issued.

- If you reside within our district and attend a private school, or are homeschooled, you must seek a work permit from your school administrator or homeschool program administrator. Please call the number below if you need further assistance.


If you should have any questions please contact our office at (562)926-5566 ext. 21147.