Child entertainment and employment licensing
Child performers are protected by a series of legislation, in particular The Children (Performances and Activities) Regulations 2014, which came into force on the 6th February 2015.
The following types of performance will require a child to have either a license or an exemption:
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Child licensing officer - Jenni Wood (Jenni.Wood@oldham.gov.uk)
Tel: 0161 770 6627
Further guidance and examples of best practice can be found on the National Network for Children in Employment and Entertainment (NNCEE) website: www.nncee.org.uk