Employment of children
The Department has a duty under the Education Act 2001 to oversee the implementation of legislation relating to the employment of children. A copy of the Employment of Children Regulations 2005 can be found on this page along with guidance notes for employers and parents. For employers, a blank register for use is provided alongside a completed sample register.
Further details may be obtained from the Legal and Administrative Services at the Department of Education:
Department of Education and Children
+44 1624 685820