Confinement Nanny Cost (Singapore)
Rates for 2018 - 2019
Cost is for 28 days confinement nanny service with experience. Special promotion package price for single baby available. Please enquire for more details on fees for twins, part time, day time confinement nanny and CNY festive period. Price exclude ang bao or red packet. Looking for good confinement lady to recommend? Send in your request form early and we will review your enquiry with our detailed quotation. Reserve your nanny today!
Cost for Stay In Confinement Nanny Services in Singapore Covers:
- Applying work permit for confinement lady from Malaysia.
- Please highlight to us if confinement nanny is required for 14, 35 or 42 days instead of 28 days.
- Price inclusive of application fees $30 for confinement nanny work permit with 1 replacement. The application and issuance/renewal fees for work permit will be adjusted to $35 with effect from 1 April 2019 by MOM. Besides work permit, the fees for Employment Pass, S Pass and other passes will be adjusted as well.
- Confinement nanny cost is not inclusive of Singapore levy charges which is mandatory.
- Mandatory levy charges is $60 or $265 per month depending on citizenship of baby. The amount of levy is not based on if nanny is a Singaporean or from Malaysia. Daily levy rate is approximately $1.98 for baby with Singapore citizenship or $8.72 if the confinement lady is unable to complete a full calendar month.
- Cost does not include confinement nanny ang bao or red packet on first day and last day. The cost does not include Chinese TCM herbs, confinement food or meals as well. As a guide, ang bao for confinement lady starts from $38 to $88 on first day and $58 to $888 on last day. The amount is up to your own discretion based on her performance and appreciation. Ang bao for replacement nannies, if any, are required as well.
- For confinement herbs, you may want to consider our 28 days confinement herbal package. The herbal package includes 28 packets of pre packed confinement herbs for soup, 28 packets of red dates tea, 28 packets of confinement herbal bath and instruction booklet.
- Do note that based on Ministry of Manpower MOM regulation for duration, the nanny is only allowed to stay up to a maximum 16 weeks, calculated from child’s birth date. Therefore, parents are not able to apply for a confinement nanny permit if your newborns are more than 4 months old.
- Parents or employers are responsible for the living condition, well being of the nanny in Singapore. Please note you are required to provide welfare for the nanny such as her accomodation, breakfast, lunch and dinner.
- NannySOS agency’s confinement nanny recommendation will be subjected to your estimated delivery date or EDD. Besides EDD or estimated date of delivery, as some nannies have restrictions such as language, knee pain, phobia of pets such as dogs, cats, unable to climb stairs, we require the following information in order to recommend a suitable confinement lady for your family:
- Single baby, twins, triplets or quadruplets
- Number of storey or type of residence
- Number of family members in the house that require her cooking
- Any pets at home
- Any requirement for english speaking confinement nanny