Student Work Permits




    Effective, Monday, August 18, 2020, a student must obtain a Work Permit from their home school. If the home school is unable to issue the work permit, the student may request to have the work permit issued by the Los Angeles Unified School District Work Experience Education Office. However, a work permit will only be issued to the student if the following documents are presented (please hover over the hyperlink to download the file)

    • Statement of Intent to Employ a Minor and Request for a Work Permit - Certificate of Age B1-1 form (original signatures from the student, parent, and employer).
    • Photo ID (Government ID, Valid Passport, or Photo School ID: must include the date of birth) 
    • Work Permit Authorization from the student's home school on School Letterhead.
    • The minor (student) MUST be present to sign the work permit before it may be issued.

    The Work Experience Education Office is ONLY open on the following days/hours 

    Tuesday's - Wednesday's - Thursday's

    12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    CLOSED on Monday's and Friday's

    Our office is located in downtown Los Angeles at 333 S. Beaudry Ave, Los Angeles CA 90017 (Office entrance is on 4th Street and Boylston Street).

    An appointment is not necessary to visit our office. When meeting with our personnel, please make sure that you are wearing your face covering, and please follow social distancing requirements.  If you come to our office, there is a map provided under our LAUSD parking map link below. 

    If you have any further questions, please email Brandon Coleman, Work Experience Education Supervising Clerk, at or call our office at 213-241-7053. 

    Thank you and please stay safe.


    To view/download documents, please scroll down
    LAUSD Parking Map  
    Regular Work Permit Application  
    Authorization Letter  
    Entertainment Work Permit Application (EWP must be signed and stamped by the minor's Home School. The LAUSD WEE Office CANNOT sign on the school's behalf.  It is the parent/guardian's responsibility to make arrangements with the Entertainment Work Permit office in Van Nuys to obtain the legal permit.   


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