Au pair in Luxembourg - rules and requirements Au pair in Luxembourg - rules and requirements

Luxembourg is a small country of pristine forests and river valleys, medieval castles and historical sites.
Being an au pair in Luxembourg is good opportunity to experience the culture, customs and history of Luxembourg, while improving your language skills and meeting new friends.

Below are the basic requirements for au pair program in Luxembourg. For more detailed information please follow the links on the page or visit the official Immigration Service website.

Requirements for au pairs in Luxembourg

18-30 years old
Can't be married and have children
Basic knowledge of at least one language: English, German, French or Luxembourgish
Be able to pay for travel expenses
For citizens of non-EU countries
- before arrival apply for type D visa (90 days) to enter the country
- after arrival, apply for a residence permit for whole contractual period
More info at Immigration Directorate.

Requirements for host families in Luxembourg

Have at least one child under the age of 13
Provide au pair with own bedroom and all meals
Provide au pair with pocket money from 450 EUR / month
Au pair duties cannot exceed 5 hours / day and 25 hours / week
Au pair stay: 12 months
Be a German, French or Luxembourgish speaking family and willing to be part of a cultural exchange
Be a different nationality than the au pair's nationality