The most important information for au pairs

Do you wish to become an au pair in New Zealand? The following pages will provide you with everything you need to know for your au pair stay.

Can I become an au pair in New Zealand?

Quick CheckCheck if you fulfil the requirements (such as age, nationality, etc.) to become an au pair in New Zealand.

Entry requirements for au pairs in New Zealand

Entry requirements for au pairs in New ZealandFind out what you need to consider prior to leaving your home country in order to enter New Zealand as an au pair. On this page you will find out how to apply for your Working Holiday visa.

Pocket money, working hours, time off etc. in New Zealand

Working conditions for au pairs in New ZealandWhat kind of help does your host family expect from you? How much holiday are you entitled to? Who pays for the language course? Find the answers to these questions and more here.

Don't forget: the au pair contract, insurance etc. in New Zealand 

Information on the au pair contractWill you have full insurance coverage abroad? Is your driving licence valid in New Zealand? Do you need to sign a contract with your host family? Find out all the important information on these topics here, and learn what you can do for your own safety.

We are continually researching and updating our host country information, but cannot guarantee that all material provided is complete and correct. If you notice gaps or inaccuracies, we would like to hear from you.

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