Child Labor: New Hampshire
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: James P. Reidy, Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green PA
Updating Author: Michael Cardman, XpertHR Legal Editor
- Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from working in certain hazardous occupations and during certain hours. See Prohibited Occupations and Hours of Work.
- New Hampshire also requires employers to obtain work permits before hiring certain minors. See Employment Certificates.