The Canberra Nanny Agency is able to fill casual, short term, permanent, event and emergency placements. All bookings are charged for a minimum 3hr shift.

Fee structure
Casual Booking Fee$35
Minimum hourly rate$27
Trial shift hourly rate$35
Emergency shift hourly rate$40
Corporate hourly rate$40
Short Term Placement Fee$310
Permanent Placement Fee$595
Wedding/event Booking Fee$150
* All fees shown are inclusive of GST
Casual Placement Bookings
  • A casual placement covers roles from 3 hrs up to 6 weeks.
  • Casual roles are charged per hour with a per shift booking fee.
  • Fees are between $27-$35 per hour depending on the Nanny.
  • Booking fee is $35 per shift.
  • All Short Term and Permanent Placements start with a four shift trial period.
  • These shifts are charged at trial rates of $35 per hour with a $35 booking fee per shift.
  • At the end of this period the Agency will contact both parties for a chat to answer any questions they may have and to ask if both parties wish to proceed with the placement.
  • If the placement is to proceed, a contract will then be drawn up and a placement fee will be payable.
Emergency Placement
  • An emergency placement role is the placement of a Nanny in any role within a 5 hour notice period.
  • These placements will be charged out at $40 per hour with the standard $35 casual booking fee.
Corporate hourly rate
  • All bookings that are made and paid for by corporations or organisations on behalf of a third party will be charged at $40 per hour in addition to the standard $35 per shift booking fee.
Short Term Placement
  • A short term placement covers roles that fall into a time frame of between 6 weeks and 3 months.
  • Hourly rates are the same as casual.
  • Booking fee changes to a one off placement fee of $310.
Permanent Placement
  • A permanent placement covers roles that exceed 3 months in duration.
  • Hourly rates are variable but start at $27.
  • Legal leave entitlements are payable to all Nannies in permanent roles.
  • A one off placement fee of $595 is payable.
Wedding & events
  • Nannies are available to supervise children in a group setting on site at your event venue.
  • Child to Nanny ratios differ dependent on children’s ages.
  • The booking fee is inclusive of activity and craft equipment hire.
  • Hourly rates per Nanny also apply.

Please note that The Canberra Nanny Agency is a GST registered business and as such GST is payable on all agency invoices.

Booking Form

For all casual bookings, please use the form below to submit your request, after you have read the Terms and Conditions. For any ongoing bookings, please use the contact form in our Contact section.