Child Labor: Georgia
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: C. R. Wright, Fisher Phillips
- Minors between the ages of 12 and 16 may not work in certain occupations, industries or locations. See Prohibited Occupations.
- Georgia law substantially restricts the hours a minor may work. See Hours of Work.
- An employer planning to hire a minor in the state of Georgia must follow state law regarding the use of work permits. See Work Permits.