Issue details

Lambeth Child Employment By Laws

The proposal is to set local By Laws which govern and support children between the ages of 13-16 (of statutory school age) whilst employed by businesses registered and operating in the Lambeth area.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 3. Community Impact;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/11/2013

Decision due: 10 Nov 2014 by Cabinet

First appeared on forward plan: 15 November 2013

Decision due: 19 Nov 2014 by Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Families and Young People

Lead director:

Department: Neighbourhoods & Growth

Contact: Cathy Twist, Director: Education and Learning Email: Tel: 020 7926 9541 Keisha Rose, Secondary Admissions and Child Employment Officer Email:


Extensive campaign with posters, leaflets and newspaper articles and adverts. Email to all Lambeth school head teachers & governors


Agenda items


  • Lambeth Child Employment By Laws