sitters babysitters

It's free to register and you won't pay a penny until after your first booking has taken place - guaranteed.

Membership costs just over £1 per week. It's a small price to pay to ensure your children are in experienced, capable and caring hands whenever the need arises.

What's more, Sitters' babysitting rates are the most competitive you'll find. Search your postcode below...


What's included in my membership?

  • Easy to book professional childcare - when and where you need it, with as little as 90 minutes' notice.
  • Your back-up plan, sorted - for whatever life throws at you, you can rest assured we'll help you find last minute childcare when you need it most
  • Complete peace of mind - we carefully reference check all our carers so you don't have to. What's more, all our sitters are fully insured.
  • Daytime & evening childcare - whether you have work commitments, school holidays, a poorly little one or you just need a much deserved night out, with Sitters you've got it covered!
  • Hotel & holiday babysitting - our same great service, available in thousands of hotels and holiday homes across the UK.

What does Sitters cost?

It's free to set up an account with Sitters. There's nothing to pay until after your first booking has taken place

Costs are split between Sitters agency fees (membership and booking fees, which are charged to your card) and payment to your childcarer for their time at the end of the booking.

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Sitters agency fees

Membership costs just £14.95 for 3 months. Your membership will renew quarterly but there's no commitment, you can cancel online at any time.

For each booking we successfully fill for you, there's a booking fee:

  • Starting after 6pm - £4
  • Starting before 6pm - £6
  • Bookings away from home - £6
  • Short notice (less than 36 hours) - £6
  • Bookings lasting 8-24 hours - £6

The cost of arranging childcare is split between membership and booking fees because this allows us to offer you the best value. Membership is kept to a minimum to benefit both occasional users and regular customers.

For new members, membership and booking fees are charged to your card only after your first booking has taken place.