Program Costs;

activation fee plus placement fee

  • Screening – Our comprehensive screening means you only get to see only profiles from candidates who are prepared and ready. This makes it easy and safe to find an au pair for your family.
  • Matching – After your telephone consultation with a member of our team, we will prepare a shortlist of au pairs for you. These candidates are listed to closely match your needs. We include a handy interview guide so you can get started right-away.
  • Support – Our friendly team talk to families every day to help them find the best match and prepare them for a successful experience. Trust our team to help you all the way.
  • Aftercare  – We will provide all the documentation and tools you need, when you need them. We follow up with host families and au pairs. All placements include a free 30 day replacement guarantee.

Activation fee to start your search


Once we have your complete application, we organise a telephone consultation.  After our call, we start your search with a non-refundable activation fee; $100 for returning families or $200 for new families . Long term placement fee includes a 30 day free replacement.  Placements are for 6 months with option to extend.


**Double bonus for return families; Save $200 in total, $100 off activation fee AND $100 off the placement fee


2017 New Family Fee Return Family Fee


Activation (Fee) $200 $100
Placement (Fee) Silver $795 $695
Placement (Fee) Gold $995 $895
Placement (Fee) Diamond $1545




Extension No charge No charge

Silver $795

Placement fee for our long term au pairs with babysitting experience, good English and a keen interest in children. Some may be non-drivers. No Sole care for children under two. Pocket money from $170 per week.

Gold $995

Placement fee for our long term au pairs with a little EXTRA; either more childcare experience or advanced language skills. Most gold au pairs are drivers. Pocket money from $170 per week.

Diamond $1545

Placement fee for long term au pair with at least 6-12 months childcare work experience or who has studied childcare/teaching. More generous pocket money applies. Diamond au pairs are able to take on more responsibility.

Short term au pair $550

We sometimes have candidates for short term placements. Fees start from $550 for Short term Silver, up to $795 for Short term Diamond fee. Short term placements do not offer a replacement guarantee.