Yes, in most cases.

How much you work and whether you can work depends on your age. Anyone can do informal jobs in private homes like babysitting, yard work, or working for your parents. For a formal job:

Under 12: You cannot get a regular job.
12 or 13: You cannot work during the school year, but can work during school holidays and vacations.
14 or 15: You can work up to three hours a day on school days, and up to 18 hours a week during the school year. You can work full-time during school vacation.
16 or 17: You can work up to four hours a day on school days. You can work full-time on weekends, holidays, and during school vacations.
Any age: You can work in the entertainment industry, but you must have a special work permit.



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