What will it cost?

What you pay the babysitter 

When you book childcare with Sitters, you pay the childcarer for her time at the end of the booking. We ask parents to pay for a minimum of 3 hours (4 hours on 'busy dates'), regardless of how short the booking is.

Professional babysitters’ hourly rates of pay



Sitters membership & booking fees 

There's nothing at all to pay until after your first booking has taken place. The quarterly membership fee* is £14.95 and for each booking there is a nominal administration fee*:

  • Evening bookings (starting after 6pm)  - £4 
  • Daytime bookings (starting before 6pm) - £6
  • Bookings away from home - £6
  • Last minute bookings (less than 36 hours' notice) - £6
  • Bookings lasting 8-24 hours - £6

* membership and booking fees are charged to your card only after your booking has taken place