Apply for a child employment licence

Use this guide to find relevant child employment and chaperone licences and permits.

Lambeth Council is working within current government COVID-19 guidelines regarding:

We have changed how we issue child performance licences

There are some key points to be aware of concerning child employment. These are subject to change in accordance with national and local policy alterations:

  • Lambeth Council will issue child employment licences by following the government guidelines and restrictions relating to COVID-19. This means that all parties involved must be mindful of the child’s safety and the venue in which the event is going to take place.
  • All licence applications must come with a COVID-19 risk assessment and COVID-19 safeguarding policy. These must include the use of personal protection equipment (PPE).
  • All child employment applications must be accompanied by the child’s contract for the event.