Work permits are REQUIRED for students ages 14-17 living within the Bellefonte Area School District.
Bellefonte Area School District is responsible for issuing work permits to all minors who reside in the district, including those who attend non-public schools, cyber charter schools or are participating in a home education program.
Fill out the application:
Work Permit Application
Pick up application at:
Bellefonte Area School District
318 North Allegheny Street
Bellefonte, PA 16823
(Use the Linn Street side entrance-up the ramp)
Hours and contact information for Central Office:
September-May:M-F 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June-August: M-T 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Phone: (814) 355-4814 ext. 3001
Bring the completed application along with one of the following valid forms of identification with you to the Central Office:
Valid form of id:
Please note, the student MUST be present to apply. A parent or guardian is not required to be there. However, a work permit will NOT be issued until the district has a signature of the parent or guardian on the application.
To learn more, see this FAQ: Student working permit FAQ
The administration office does not keep student records on hand and will need a physical form of identification. Pennsylvania Child Labor Laws require the district to have identification in person when the student applies.