Au pair in Australia - Programme Fees and Details

With our au pair programme in Australia, you can experience living in Australia for up to 12 months under a Working Holiday visa. You will have direct contact with children, will learn a great deal about yourself, and will have the perfect opportunity to throw yourself into the culture of Australia.

AuPairCare charges a programme fees payable after you and one of our registered host families have decided to match with each other. All services before the match, i.e. the application process, the interview and even talking with our registered host families are free of charge!

AuPairCare Programme fees

Programme fees Participant from: Duration Countries with Reciprocal
Health Care Agreements*
Countries without Reciprocal
Health Care Agreements*
Italy, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, other* 6 - 12 months 599 € 849 €
United Kingdom 6 - 12 months £ 530 -

*other: If you are a participant from another country, please contact us.

*Reciprocal Health Care Agreements: please note, that under these Agreements, some health services and subsidised medicines are provided to visitors from these countries when they are in Australia. For more information on reciprocal health care agreement with Australia, please visit the Australian Human services' website.


The AuPairCare fee is a package deal and includes the following services & benefits:


  • Your working hours and wages are regulated in the form of a contract
  • 1 to 3 weeks paid vacation (depending on the length of your programme)
  • Full board and room at your host family's place
  • Weekly salary: AUS $ 150 - 250 (25 - 45 hours work per week)
  • All-round support from start to finish: We advise, prepare and support you before, during and after your stay Down Under
  • Individual, local support from our partner organisation during your au pair stay