Child Labor Laws


Employment Certificate

17 years of age & under

obtained from Georgia school attended


County school superintendent

Hours of work

3 hours (school day)

8 hours (non-school day)

18 hours (school week)

40 hours (non-school week)

not during normal school hours.

not before 7 a.m

not after 7 p.m

(Evening hours extended to 9 p.m

June 1 to labor day).