Au pair stay in Italy
Do not forget: contract, insurance & Co.
This page will provide you with information on your safety abroad.
You should discuss your mutual expectations together with your future host family prior to departure. You should include all points you agree upon in your contract. In Italy, there is no official standard au pair contract. However, you can download the European contract from our site. You can change it according to your requirements.
You can terminate your au pair contract giving a two-weeks notice. In case of serious circumstances, you can terminate your contract with immediate effect.
If you do not intend to stay more than 3 months in Italy, you can possibly stay covered by your health insurance at home. You should clarify this matter prior to your departure.
Car driving and driving licence
You should clarify beforehand if your host family expects you to drive their car. Should this be the case, you ought to find out if your driving licence is valid in your host country. It is possible that you have to apply for an international driving licence. What happens in case of damage? Who bears the costs? You should talk this over and jot down everything.
You should definitely discuss many details concerning your au pair stay with your host family. We recommend that you speak on the phone or via Skype several times. Thus, you will be able to clarify important questions, such as: When will you arrive? Will your host family pick you up? Do not forget to write down your host family's phone number so that you can give them a ring if anything goes wrong. Furthermore, you should save emergency numbers and the address and phone number of the closest hotel to your host family's home, just to be on the safe side.
You will find more important tips on our page Security.
This tax number is necessary to:
You must apply for your Codice fiscale at your local tax office (Ufficio provinciale delle imposte). For this purpose, you must provide the following documents:
Auf Deutsch: Daran gedacht? Vertrag, Versicherung & Co.