Students are allowed to work under certain conditions (PA 90-Youth Employment Standards Act of 1978). Permits may be obtained from Mr. Taylor. The "whole story" regarding rules and regulations for work may be obtained at State of Michigan Bureau of Safety and Regulation Wage Hour Division at 7150 Harris Drive P.O.Box 30476 Lansing, MI 48909-7976 (517-322-1825). Also, the Michigan Department Education Career, Curriculum and Technical Education Services at P.O.Box 30008 Lansing, MI 48909-7508.

Permits may be revoked by the school for poor school attendence resulting in a level of school work lower than that prior to beginning employment. Please report any employer violations of the Youth Employment Standards to Dave Taylor or the State of Michigan.

Work Permit (16-17)

Work Permit (11-15)


Employing Minors in Michigan

Teenager's Guide

Parent's Guide

Fact Sheet

General Requirements

Posting Requirement

Minimum Wage Law

State vs. Federal Requirements