As a Childminder you are self-employed and responsible for deciding your own childminding fees. Deciding the rates you will charge parents who use your childminding service needs careful consideration. You need to ensure that the fees you set will cover all the costs involved in running your childminding business and also give you some income. But there is much more to consider than just an hourly rate.
This guidance gives suggestions for you to consider so that you can develop your pricing structure for parents from day 1.