Working Holiday in Australia

Working Holiday in Australia

Skippy, tinnies, cork hats and Kath & Kim... Think you know Australia? Get real! Get off your sofa and get yourself down to the country where adventure and the laidback lifestyle rule. If you're aged between 18 and 30, with a Working Holiday Visa you can live and travel anywhere in Australia for one year and do any job you like.

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What is the Working Holiday Visa?

The Australian Working Holiday Visa (WHM Visa) allows young people between the ages of 18 and 30 to have an extended holiday supplemented by casual employment for up to 12 months in Australia.

Under the Working Holiday programme in Australia, the primary purpose of your visit must be holiday, but you are entitled to seek temporary employment in Oz to help fund your stay.

Work Australia Packages

Work Australia Packages

Explore our Australia Visa packages and find the one that suits you!

  • Work in Australia Premium
  • €675
  • No
  • 1 year Working Holiday Visa
  • 1 year Travel Insurance worldwide (Gold)
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 year Australian Job Service
  • Luggage Tag
  • VIP Backpackers Card
  • Includes €50 Flight Deposit
  • Apply!
  • Work in Australia Essentials
  • €569
  • No
  • 1 year Working Holiday Visa
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 year Australian Job Service
  • No
  • No
  • Includes €50 Flight Deposit
  • Apply!
  • Work in Australia Intro
  • €275
  • No
  • No
  • 1 year Travel Insurance for Oz & Nz (Silver)
  • Bank Account
  • Tax File Number
  • 1 year Australian Job Service
  • Luggage Tag
  • VIP Backpackers Card
  • Includes €50 Flight Deposit
  • Apply!

Who is eligible for the Working Holiday Visa?

Requirements

  • You must be aged between 18 and 30 (inclusive) at the date of your Australia work visa application
  • You must not have any dependent children
  • You have enough funds to support yourself when you arrive in Australia
  • You must hold a passport from an eligible country, valid for at least one more year
  • You have not received an Australian Working Holiday Visa before
  • You must not have any serious criminal convictions
  • You must not have any serious medical issues

Duration of the visa

The Working Holiday Visa in Australia is for 12 months and during this time you can leave and re-enter the country as many times as you like. If you wish to stay longer than 12 months, USIT can help you apply for a Second Year Australian Working Holiday Visa.


Conditions of work

Under the visa you are permitted to take up any kind of temporary or casual work. The main purpose of the visa is to holiday and travel in Australia so you are not permitted to work for longer than 6 months for any one employer.

Eligible Countries

A-EF-II-RR-U
Belgium Finland Italy Republic of Korea
Canada France Japan Sweden
Cyprus Germany Malta Taiwan
Denmark Hong Kong Netherlands United Kingdom 
Estonia Ireland Norway  

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Secure your Work Australia Package and Flights in advance and
enjoy the freedom of paying the rest closer to your departure date!*

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* Subject to terms, conditions and availability. Payment of non-refundable deposit taken at time of booking. Offer only available in conjunction with flight to Australia and Work Australia package all booked with USIT. Not valid for sale fares. Offer also open to Australia holiday makers. For full offer terms and conditions contact USIT.

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