ACCORDING TO THE GOVERNMENT DECISION NO. 75/2015, CHILDREN CAN BE PAID FOR THE ACTIVITIES THEY DEVELOP IN CULTURAL, ARTISTIC, SPORTIVE, ADVERTISING AND MODELING DOMAINS BASED ON THE CONTRACTS CONCLUDED BETWEEN THE ORGANIZER AND THE PARENTS/ LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE CHILD OR DIRECTLY WITH THE CHILD IF HE HAS AT LEAST 14 YEARS, WITH THE PRIOR APPROVAL OF THE PARENTS/ LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE.

Moreover, before the child begins to perform his activity, the Public Social Service shall be informed in written by the parents or by the legal representative.
The remunerated activities that can be carried by children are the following:
  • Actor, figurant, singer, musician, dancer, acrobat at cultural, educational or artistic manifestations;
  • Actor, figurant, singer, musician, dancer, acrobat and model for filming movies and live broadcasts on radio and television, with or without advertising purposes;
  • Figurant, photo model or model at fashion presentations, with or without advertising purposes;
  • Professional athlete.
These activities shall be conducted in compliance with several conditions:
  • not to be dangerous for children;
  • to take place between certain hours of the day;
  • not to exceed a certain number of hours per day or per week;
  • to be accompanied by pauses;
  • during the development of the activities, the children shall be supervised by an adult.

Published in The Romanian Official Gazette no. 115 of 13th February 2015
The normative act has entered into force on 13.02.2015
Issuer: The Romanian Government