ABOUT USIT’S AUSTRALIAN WORKING HOLIDAY VISA
Dive in to life in Australia with this visa. The Australian Working Holiday Visa isn’t just about visiting the land down under, it’s about discovering what life in Oz is really about. It’s time for something new; take a surf lesson on Bondi Beach, hike on the Blue Mountains or simply find the joy in going for a walk on the beach every day. The best part is; Australia has tons of jobs available right now! Still not sure? Keep reading...
About this Visa
18 - 35
Passport Holders from
Ireland, United Kingdom, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Uruguay, USA, Vietnam
Proof of sufficient funds of AUD $5,000 is expected upon arrival in Australia.
No permitted dependents permitted on this visa
Once granted you have 12 months to enter Australia, Once you enter Australia you have 12 months permitted stay initially. Want to stay longer? Why not think about the 2ND & 3rd year WHV
Holders of the Working Holiday Visa are only permitted to work for the same employer for 6 months, there is no limit to how many jobs you can hold during the 12 month visa duration but if you are staying on with an employer past the 6 months the employer will need to sponsor you on a more permanent visa. However, as of 24/02 Australia has extended its working holiday visa rule from six months to 12 months for visitors who want to help with bushfire relief efforts.
BE OF GOOD HEALTH & CHARACTER
On the application form there are questions about health and character so please answer truthfully and disclose all known information. Always remember if anything is not disclosed and comes out at a later stage, it could have much worse effects then if something was declared and the procedures followed.