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When You Can Work

When You Can Work

You can get a job without your parents’ permission as soon as you turn 15. You can work when you are younger than 15 if you and your parents follow certain requirements. This guide provides information on the process.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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working under the table, employment, employment contracts