Au pair in France - rules and requirements
France is a country with a rich history and magnificent cultural heritage. It is famous for its picturesque nature and cozy old towns, modern mega cities and fashionable resorts, world-famous museums and exquisite cuisine.
As an au pair in France, you can experience French culture and history, enjoy delicious food, explore nature and architecture while improving your language skills and meeting new friends.
Below are the basic requirements for au pair program in France. For more detailed information please follow the links on the page or visit the official Immigration Service website.
Requirements for au pairs in France
|18-30 years old|
|Can't be married and have children|
|Basic knowledge of French language or have a secondary level of education or professional qualifications|
|Be able to pay for travel expenses|
Requirements for host families in France
|Have at least one child under the age of 18|
|Provide au pair with own bedroom and all meals|
|Provide au pair with pocket money from 320 EUR / month|
|Au pair duties cannot exceed 25 hours / week|
|Au pair stay: 3-24 months|
|Be a French speaking family and willing to be part of a cultural exchange|
|May not have family ties with the au pair|
|Be a different nationality than the Au Pair's nationality|
Au Pair Employee - Directorate of Legal and Administrative Information "Direction de l'information légale et administrative"
Immigration Office locations - Immigration Office "L’Office Français de l’Immigration et de l’Intégration"