The most important information for host families

You live in Sweden and would like to host an au pair in your family? Here you can find out what requirements your family must meet, plus lots of other useful information about hosting an au pair in Sweden. 

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Can we become a host family in Sweden?

Young women having an ideaDo the quick check on this page to find out whether you can become a host family in Sweden.

Entry requirements for au pairs in Sweden

Young woman travelling with a suitcaseLook here to find out which steps you and your au pair need to take in order to organise your future au pair's stay.

Costs, working hours, time off etc. in Sweden

Young woman carries some blocksWhat should the au pair and the host family expect from each other? How much holiday is an au pair entitled to and how much pocket money? What about a language course and working hours? Find the answer to these and other questions here.

Don't forget: the au pair contract, insurance, driving licence etc. in Sweden

woman in a carDoes an au pair in Sweden need insurance? Is the au pair's driving licence valid? Do you need to sign a contract? And what about safety issues? Find out here

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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