European Union's Charter of 54 Fundamental Rights
Prohibition of child labour and protection of young people at
- The employment of children is prohibited.
- The minimum age of admission to employment may not be lower
than the minimum school-leaving age, without prejudice to such rules as may
be more favourable to young people and except for limited derogations.
- Young people admitted to work must have working conditions
appropriate to their age and be protected against economic exploitation and
any work likely to harm their safety, health or physical, mental, moral or
social development or to interfere with their education.