Student Work Permit – Maine employment

Processing of the Maine work permit can be completed at the high school or at the Superintendent office.  The application along with proof of age (birth certificate copy) are required.

  • The high school office hours are:  7 am to 3 pm, Monday thru Friday during the school year and 9 am to 1 pm, Tuesday thru Thursday during summer break  
  • The Superintendent office hours are:  8 am to 4 pm, Monday thru Friday

Please note:  In order to process the Maine work permit the student must have obtained a job offer from a business in Maine and be able to provide the job duties on the work permit application.  The application is then sent directly to Augusta from the high school/Superintendent office for review. Turn around time is approximately one week.

 Student Work Permit Application- Maine

You can reach the Department of Labor at 207-623-7900 or go to for additional information on:

Child Labor Law

Hazardous Occupations

The district does not process New Hampshire work permits.  Parents/students should contact the New Hampshire town in which they are seeking employment for proper procedures.


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