Information Statutory number of working hours for young people under 18

Print page

Contact details

Inspection du Travail

La Frégate
2 rue Princesse Antoinette
MC 98000 Monaco

Labour Inspectorate :
(+377) 98 98 87 26

Fax : (+377) 98 98 89 74

Opening Hours : from 9.30am to 4.30pm (doors close at 4.00pm) from Monday to Thursday, from 9.30am to 01.00pm (doors close at 12.30) on Friday

Send us an email

Map

See on a map

Inspection du Travail

La Frégate
2 rue Princesse Antoinette
MC 98000 Monaco

Opening Hours : from 9.30am to 4.30pm (doors close at 4.00pm) from Monday to Thursday, from 9.30am to 01.00pm (doors close at 12.30) on Friday

Phone : (+377) 98 98 87 26

Phone : (+377) 98 98 41 93

0

The work of young people under 18 

The statutory number of working hours for employees and apprentices is:

  • 8 hours of actual work per day
  • 39 hours of actual work per week
  • 4.5 hours of actual uninterrupted work

In special cases, with an exemption from the Labour Inspector and with the agreement of the workplace's occupational doctor, the weekly working hours can be extended by a maximum of five hours.

The night-time rest period for young people under 18 must not be less than 12 consecutive hours.

The daily or weekly number of working hours for young people under 18 must not exceed that of adults employed in the establishment.

 

Young people under 18 and night work

Young people under 18 are forbidden to work between 10 pm and 6 am.

Exemptions can be granted by the Labour Inspector with the approval of the occupational doctor.

A night-time rest period of at least 12 consecutive hours is mandatory.

See also

Government & Institutions
Last update: 19/10/2012

CONTACT WELCOME OFFICE
+377 98 98 98 98

or

click here

LATEST SITE UPDATES

Factsheets, sections, or press releases that have been added recently or updated.

See the latest site updates