Minors Employed in the Entertainment Industry
Minors aged 15 days to 18 years employed in the entertainment industry must have a permit to work, and employers must have a permit to employ. PLEASE NOTE, however, that these permits are not issued by the Licensing and Registration Unit. Both permits can be issued by any DLSE District Office with a dedicated Entertainment Permit Unit Office located in Van Nuys. Please refer to http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlse/DLSE-CL.htm for specific information on minors and employment.