Work Permits

Work Permit for Minors

IMPORTANT: Our Family Resource Centers are closed until further notice.

You can retrieve a work permit at the address below. Please call before your arrival. A mask is required.

3400 Tulane Ave.
New Orleans

Minors (young adults ages 14-17) living in Orleans Parish who are seeking or have been offered employment may apply for a work permit at any EnrollNOLA Family Resource Center.

To apply for a work permit:

  • Click here for the employer application form.
  • Print, complete, and sign your application form. You will also need your employer and a parent / guardian to sign your application form.
  • Present the completed and signed application form at any Family Resource Center.

Additional Requirements

  1. A minor is a young adult ages 14-17 years old.
  2. Minor’s original birth certificate or current Louisiana state ID.
  3. Completed “Application to Employ Minors Under Age 18”, signed by employer and parent.
  4. The minor must be present. If the permit is being requested during school hours, the minor must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.