Work Permits for Minors

Work permits for minors are issued by the Jefferson Parish Public School System on both sides of the river for ANY minor (ages 14-17) who lives in Jefferson Parish.

Click here for the Application to Employ Minors Under Age 18 form from the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

Locations and Schedule

East Bank
822 S. Clearview Pkwy.
Harahan, LA 70123
Monday – Friday
Hours: 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. / 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

West Bank
501 Manhattan Blvd.
Harvey, LA 70058
Morning Hours: 8 a.m. – Noon
Afternoon Hours: 2-4 p.m.


  1. Minor has to be 14-17 years old
  2. Minor’s original birth certificate or current Louisiana state ID
  3. Form “Application to Employ Minors Under Age 18” filled out and signed by employer and parent
  4. The minor needs to be present in order to get permit
  5. ID of accompanying parent.