For au pairs who need a visa, we advise you to use the documents in German to avoid any problems in the embassy. In the Netherlands, the au pair stay is a programme of cultural exchanges. It must be confirmed by an au pair agency, officially recognised by the Dutch Immigration Office (IND). Please contact your agency to obtain the standard contract. The au pair EU only needs an au pair contract. Au pairs from third countries require both an au pair and invitation letters: We advise our au pairs and host families to include in their contracts all important arrangements, such as homework, hours of work, pocket money and leisure. This helps to avoid misunderstandings and ensure the safety of au pairs and foster families. Au pairs and host families sign the official contract for au pairs in Norway. Au pairs from third countries need this contract when applying for their residence and work permits. Au pairs from EU countries need to register with local police in Norway.

The official European au pair contract in Italian (English treaty translation) Please use the official au pair contract for Liechtenstein. In Switzerland, au pairs correspond to normal employment contracts for domestic workers. Since these standard contracts differ from canton to canton, there is not a single official au pair contract for the whole of Switzerland. We advise you to go to the swiss migration and employment centre to obtain the valid form in your canton. All au pairs going to Austria should sign the Austrian au pair contract. You can view the translation of the Austrian au pair contract. However, the AMS only accepts contracts in German. We recommend that holders of work and travel visas download the official European au pair contract and modify them to suit their needs. Unfortunately, there is no official au pair contract for Australia. Therefore, we recommend that you download the official European au pair contract and modify it to suit your needs.

I hope this has been helpful for anyone starting an au pair year and I promise you that if you can clarify these things in advance, you will save a lot of problems later! The two au pairs and the host family must sign the French au pair contract.