During the School Year

     To obtain a work permit: Print the attached Intent to Employ Request Form

    After completely filling it out your portion, your employer’s portion, and your parent’s portion – bring it to the career center at Dublin High School. They will use this request form to create the actual work permit that your employer will need. The turnaround time is typically 48 hours.

     Entertainment Industry

    A separate work permit application specific only to the entertainment industry is attached (or go to http://www.dir.ca.gov/dlse/dlseform277.pdf)  After completion by the parent and school representative (or district office during summer), this application will need to be mailed or presented to any office of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement for issuance of your work permit.  Work permits will be issued within 3 business days and mailed to you.  Please include a pre-addressed, stamped envelope.   The nearest office is located at 1515 Clay Street in Oakland.


    To find out additional information from the California Department of Labor click here and frequently asked questions from the California Department of Education select here.


    Summer (June 1 - August 2021)

    You must first HAVE a job to receive a work permit. Once you have been hired, have your employer fill out the Intent to Employ Request Form. They will need to sign the form and your parent will need to sign the form.

    Take your fully completed work permit application  (faxed and email copies are not accepted) to Educational Services at the District Office,7471 Larkdale Ave.  
    If you live in Dublin, but are not enrolled in Dublin Unified School District, please be sure to bring a copy of your birth certificate with you when you drop off the work permit application.  
    The district office phone number is 828-2551 ext 8096. District Office hours are Monday - Thursday: 8:00 - 4:30, 
    Turnaround time is typically 24 hours. The student must be present to sign work permit at time of pick up. Work permits can be picked up between the following hours:
    Monday - Thursday  ~~ 9:00 AM - 11:30, 1:30 - 4:00 PM
    If a permit is dropped off before 10:00 on Thursday morning, it will be ready to be picked up betwen 3:00 and 4:00 on Thursday afternoon. 
    Student must be present to pick up the work permit because he/she must sign the original form at the District Office. Work Permits will not be allowed to leave the premises without being signed by the student. Please note: Picture ID will be required ~ 2017-2018 School ID will be accepted