Working Papers are available through the Superintendent’s Office 45 Westminster Road, Canterbury, CT 06331
To Receive a Work Permit
Student must appear in Person (parent cannot do this for you)
Need a present Valid Proof of Age: Birth Certificate, plus Driver’s License or Passport
You must bring a Promise of Employment Letter from the company that you will be working for. Must be on their letterhead or legibly stamped with their company name. The employer needs to state what your actual position will be (describe what tasks the minor will be performing on the job) as well as the hourly rate of pay and hours of work.
Employment for minors https://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/wgwkstnd/minors/wgchklst.htm
Minors 14 and 15 years old – https://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/wgwkstnd/minors/wg14yes.htm
For all students/minors age 16-18, a working permit is required for all types of employment- https://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/wgwkstnd/minors/wgwrkpap.htm