Subclass 417 visa – working holiday visa

This visa allows you to stay in Australia for 12 months and work for each employer for 6 months.

Age: 18 to 31 years old (increasing to 35 years of age)

Eligible countries:

  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Republic of Cyprus
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (including British National Overseas passport holders)
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom

Subclass 462 visa – Work & Holiday Visa

This visa allows you to stay in Australia for 12 months and work for each employer for 6 months.

Age: 18 to 31 years old (increasing to 35 years of age)

Eligible countries:

  • Argentina
  • Bangladesh
  • Chile
  • China, People’s Republic of
  • Hungary
  • Indonesia
  • Israel
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • San Marino
  • Singapore
  • ​Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • United States of America
  • Uruguay
  • Vietnam

Once in Australia you can undertake prescribed work for 3 months to extend your stay for another 12 months.

Wilson Consulting Services can provide detailed visa advice on your options for after you have finished your working holiday visa.

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