No child may start work before 7am or finish later than 7pm. When aged between 13 years and their school leaving date a child may work:
On school days:
- One hour before school and up to two hours after school.
- They must not work more than a total of two hours on any school day.
All Sunday employment is restricted to a maximum of two hours.
Saturdays and school holidays:
- Children aged 13 or 14 years old can work for a total of five hours daily to a maximum of 25 hours weekly
- Children aged 15 years and over can work for a total of eight hours daily to a maximum of 35 hours weekly
A child who works for four hours in any one session must have a break of one hour.