Labor and Employment Law

Can a 17 year old work in a bar in England?

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2010-04-02 19:56:18

its legal for anyone to work behind a bar under the 2003

licencing act section 153

allows for sale of alcohol by under 18's when supervised by a

"responsible person" - defind thus

(i) the holder of a premises license in respect of the


(ii) the designated premises supervisor (if any) under such a

licence or

(iii) any individual aged 18 or over who is authorised by such a

holder or supervisor

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