<style>.lazy{display:none}</style>Au Pair in Australia | 2016 Fees and Costs


To support Australian families during this period of high inflation Au Pair Australia keeps Placement fees same as last year.

Au Pair in Australia weekly stipend paid directly to the au pair: $8 AUD/ hr. Placements are for 6 months with option to extend

Unlike some agencies we don’t charge a registration fee. Au pair Australia upholds a straight-forward placement fee for all your needs. No repayments, no booking fees, no hidden costs!

Host Family Fees :

CategoryDescriptionReturn Family FeeNew Family fee


Au Pair Classic

These Au Pairs primarily have experience with children aged 3+. Au pairs with babysitting experience, lower-intermediate English. Families with children ages 3+.



Au pair Plus

Au pairs with a little EXTRA childcare experience of at least 200 hrs.This category applies to Families with children between 1 and 3 yrs old.



 Au pair Platinum

Candidates have either:
– a formal qualification (degree or diploma) in childcare
– or over 300 hrs work experience in a child-care related job
– or previous Au pair or nanny experience
This category applies to Families with babies younger than 1yr or families looking after a more experienced au pair






Supplements 2023 



 Native Speaker 



Min 21+ Age 



 Fees are subject to change. 

How does your au pair service differ from other agencies?

Some agencies require you to search through online databases, and this can lead to disappointment if other families are also interested in a particular applicant. We offer a personal service and do the work for you. We present you with detailed files of applicants who we feel match your needs, saving you time and effort.

What is the registration fee?

Unlike some agencies we don’t charge a registration fee. There is no charge to you until you have selected your au pair

What pocket money do I pay an au pair?

We follow the market rates for au pairs. As a guide,  the weekly pocket money is from $8 to $9 per hour depending on the au pair’s experience.

*Repeat Family Program

Many of our families frequently refer our services to their friends and family. As a way of showing our appreciation you will receive a $50 gift voucher for each referred first time family that has an Au Pair Australia start the program. There is no limit to the number of families you refer! Many Host Families choose to use our services on an ongoing basis in order to have an uninterrupted level of care for their children.

In order to receive $100 discount on a new Au Pair placement, Our office needs to be notified in writing up to 12 weeks prior to the current Au Pair’s last working day.


Replacement of an Au Pair:If your Au Pair leaves within 30 days we offer one free replacement provided you have met your obligations as a Host Family.

Unlike some agencies we do not charge deposits or booking fees ! Save $350

We offer you the most competitive prices! and besides our placement service, we offer your Au pair an Online Aupair course, to ensure she performs in the best possible way her work

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