The Working Holiday Visa Holder in Australia
If you are working holiday visa holder in Australia and wand to know more about WHV
condition or second working holiday visa and more about the Australian immigration
policy please contact us.
The Working Holiday visa (subclass 417 visa) is available to passport holders from
Belgium, Canada, the Republic of Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany,
Hong Kong SAR, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Malta, the
Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.
To apply for the Second Working Holiday visa
Applicants who have performed specified work in an eligible regional Australian area for
a minimum of three months (88 days) while on their first Working Holiday visa may be
eligible for a second Working Holiday visa.
Applicants who are granted a Working Holiday visa can:
If applying outside Australia, travel to Australia at any time in the 12 months from
the date the visa is granted (this cannot be extended or deferred)
- Stay in Australia for up to 12 months from when they first enter Australia (a further 12 months stay is possible if applicants qualify for a second Working Holiday visa)
- Leave and re-enter Australia any number of times while the visa is valid
- Work in Australia for up to six months with each employer
- Study in Australia for up to four months.
The Work and Holiday visa (subclass 462 visa) is available to passport holders from
Argentina, Bangladesh, Chile, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Turkey and the United
States of America.
Work and Holiday visa holders are permitted to stay for 12 months from the date they
arrive in Australia, regardless of whether they spend the whole period in Australia.
This visa allows you to supplement the cost of your holiday through periods of temporary
or casual employment.
Work and Holiday visa holders are permitted to do any kind of work of a temporary or
casual nature as the main purpose of the visit is for holiday and travel. Work for longer
than six months with any one employer is not allowed.
Work and Holiday visa holders are allowed to study or train for up to four months