The most important information for host families

Do you wish to host an au pair? Check the following pages to find out how you become a host family in New Zealand.

Register as a family

Can we become a host family in New Zealand?

Quick Check for host familiesDo you meet the necessary requirements to host an au pair at your home? Do our Quick Check to find out more!

Entry regulations for au pairs in New Zealand

Au pair entryFind out where your au pair may come from and what they need to do to apply for their Working Holiday visa.

Costs, workings hours, time off etc. in New Zealand

Au pair pocket moneyWorking hours, holidays, mutual expectations and free time: find out more about the basic conditions of the au pair stay.

Au pair contract, insurance, driving licence etc. in New Zealand

Au pair insuranceWho takes out the au pair insurance? What can you do for your own safety? Is the au pair's driving license valid in New Zealand?

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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