How to Get Working Papers

New Guidelines for Working Paper Applications

1. Download the application from the link below:

  • NYC DOE Working Papers
  • Fill it out through ADOBE Acrobat - Complete Part 1 Only
  • Print the form
  • Have your parent or guardian sign the application

2. Physician's clearance stating that you are eligible to work (Doctor's Note)

3. Proof of age (copy of ONE (1) of the following documents: birth certificate, passport, non-driver ID or driver's license)

Scan all documents, save a copy for your files, and email all documents with your name as the file  - Example Johndoe.pdf