Affordable for parents, lucrative for babysitters

Affordable for parents, lucrative for babysitters

Pricing for parents

Parents can create an account and start looking for a babysitter for free. To connect with childcare providers, parents need to subscribe to a premium account. The monthly subscription allows parents to send messages and requests. As a parent, you upgrade when you’re ready to contact.

Babysits

Free
  • Create a profile
  • Read community resources
  • Search for babysitters
  • Saved searches
  • Contact babysitters*
  • Contact nannies*
  • Contact childminders*
  • Bookings
  • Pay babysitters through Babysits
  • Push notifications

Babysits Premium

Only £14.99 per month
  • Create a profile
  • Read community resources
  • Search for babysitters
  • Saved searches
  • Contact babysitters*
  • Contact nannies*
  • Contact childminders*
  • Bookings
  • Pay babysitters through Babysits
  • Push notifications

* Fair use Policy: we set a limit on the number of messages that a user can send in order to prevent spam and other misuses. We can reset it after reviewing your account, simply contact our customer service.

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Babysits

Free
  • Add childcare agency profile
  • Search for babysitters
  • Search for parents
  • Receive messages
  • Saved searches
  • Contact babysitters (Limited*)
  • Contact nannies (Limited*)
  • Contact childminders (Limited*)
  • Contact parents (Limited*)
  • Respond to received messages Only from parents
  • Push notifications

Premium business account

Only £39.33 per month (excl. VAT)
Cancel anytime.
  • Add childcare agency profile
  • Search for babysitters
  • Search for parents
  • Receive messages
  • Saved searches
  • Contact babysitters (Limited*)
  • Contact nannies (Limited*)
  • Contact childminders (Limited*)
  • Contact parents (Limited*)
  • Respond to received messages (Only from parents)
  • Push notifications

* Normal usage varies, but in any case it is limited to a maximum of 60 new conversations per month, 40 per week and 20 per day.

Pricing for babysitters

Babysitters can create an account, search for babysitting jobs, and contact parents completely free of charge. If you want to enjoy extra security we recommend planning your bookings and receive payments through Babysits. A platform fee of 6% (introduction price) is applied on payouts received through Babysits.

Hourly rates for babysitting

Parents and childcare providers indicate their expected hourly rates to other community members via their profile. However, this is not a fixed rate and you are always able to negotiate.

Book and pay babysitters

Booking and paying through Babysits is simple, safe and highly recommended. Here's how:

Simple & effective

When you book and communicate through Babysits, you have the peace of mind of our built-in security features. Plus, it's easy to use. Request a bookings, get to know each other and pay through Babysits.

Safe & secure payments

We use a secure payment system that never shares any of your credit card or bank account details with other users. Paying through Babysits is cashless, convenient, and keeps your personal details safe and secure.

Automatic payouts

After successfully completing the babysitting appointment, you will receive the payment within 5-7 days. For babysitters a 6% platform fee (introduction price) applies to payments received through Babysits.

Right of Withdrawal

As a parent, you have the right to withdraw from the premium subscription within 14 days, provided you haven't used Babysits. To withdraw from the subscription, you need to notify us of your decision to withdraw from the agreement through the submission of an unequivocal statement (e.g. sending a written request of withdrawal by post or email). You can request a withdrawal through the Babysits customer service or use the form provided in the terms and conditions, but are not obliged to do so.

Customer service

Terms and conditions