Working Papers

The Office of Career & Technical Education is responsible for issuing working permits for all Philadelphia students ages 14 through 17.

Due to COVID-19, The School District of Philadelphia has created a process that will allow minors to obtain their working papers in two ways: Virtually by appointment and In-Person by Appointment.

Please check this website often for updated information.

Click here for In-Person Walk-ins

Click here for Virtual Appointments


Please note:  If you have lost or misplaced your Working Permit (Blue Card), you will need to reapply following the directions above.