The most important information for host families

Gain a helping hand with your children, bring a new culture into your daily family life and enjoy the many benefits of being a host family in the UK. The UK boasts so many great sites, from the Tower of London to the beautiful Stonehenge, that it would be a shame not to show it off. Host an au pair and show them the wonders of your own corner of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Your venture as a UK host family

Can we become a host family in the UK?

Requirements host family UKFind out if you fulfil the necessary requirements for becoming a host family in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

Entry requirements for au pairs in the UK

Entry regulations au pair UKFormalities au pairs and host families in the UK need to follow for the au pair stay (documents, visa, etc.)

Costs, working hours, time off etc. in the UK

Pocket money au pair UK Information on duties, holidays, working hours, etc. of au pair

The au pair contract, insurance, driving licence etc. in the UK

Insurance and contract au pair UKInformation on insurance, driving licence, au pair contract , safety, etc for au pairs and host families in the UK

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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