Working Holiday Visas

Working Holiday visas allow young people (18 to 30 years old) to come to Australian on an extended holiday, who can support themselves through short-term employment for up to 12 months. It allows the visa holder to work for any business for up to six (6) months and study up to four (4) months.

Generally, visitors to our Migration Agent Australia website do not need immigration services for Working Holiday visas. However, we do assist Working Holiday visa holder apply for the Temporary Work (Skilled) Visa (or 457 Visa).

Contact Migration Agent Australia for professional, yet personalised immigration services.

The main Working Holiday visas are:

Working Holiday Visa – Visa Requirements

For the Working Holiday visa, the visitor:

  • must have turned 18, but not turned 31, at the time of lodgment of the visa application
  • must hold a passport from one of the following countries: Belgium, Canada, Republic of Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Taiwan, United Kingdom
  • must be outside Australia when the visa application is applied for and granted
  • must not be accompanied by any children
  • must have sufficient funds at the initial stage ($5,000)

For the Working and Holiday visa, the visitor:

  • must hold a passport from one of the following countries: Argentina, Bangladesh, Chile, China, Indonesia, Israel, Malaysia, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, USA, Uruguay
  • must be outside Australia when the visa application is applied for and granted
  • must not be accompanied by any children
  • must have sufficient funds at the initial stage ($5,000)
  • meet education and English requirements, which will vary depending on country of passport

Working Holiday Visas – Visa Charges

Working Holiday visa
Base Application Charge
 
$ 440
Working and Holiday visa
Base Application Charge
Subsequent Application Charge
 
$ 440
$ 700

Working Holiday Visas