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December 6, 2019

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The Government has made changes to the work restrictions of the Working Holiday (Subclass 417) and Work and Holiday (Subclass 462) Visa to assist bushfire-affected communities.

The 417 and 462 visa are both subject to condition 8547, meaning the holder can only work for...

April 2, 2019

It has recently been announced that the reciprocal Work and Holiday arrangements between Greece and Australia will commence on 1 July 2019.

Under the arrangement, 500 places will be made available in each country annually for Greek and Australian citizens between 18 and...

March 20, 2019

The Department of Home Affairs have recently updated the occupation lists.

The following occupations have recently been added to the Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List  (MLTSSL) for subclasses 187, 482, 186, 189,190, 489 and 485:

arts administrator or manager (AN...

November 26, 2018

Can I work for more than 6 months for the same business as a subclass 417 Working Holiday/Subclass 462 Work and Holiday visa holder without prior permission from the Department?

This is one of the frequently asked questions from both subclass 417/462 visa holders and em...

November 7, 2018

From 1 November 2018, the age requirement for Irish and Canadian passports holders applying for  the Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417) has increased from 30 to 35 years old.

The Working Holiday visa (subclass 417) is a temporary visa for young people who want to holid...

September 14, 2018

The Government has announced an increase of age eligibility for Canadian passport holders to participate in the working holiday program from 1 November 2018. The age eligibility will increase to 35.

The Australian Chamber of Tourism states that Working holiday makers sp...

February 16, 2018

Austrian and Czech passport holders are now eligible to apply for a Work and Holiday (subclass 462) visa in Australia.

As part of the Working Holiday Maker program, the visa allows applicants to undertake paid employment in Australia while on holidays.

A Subclass 462 vis...

September 29, 2017

Complete a FREE ONLINE ASSESSMENT to check your eligibility.

Peruvian passport holders have now been added to the eligible countries for the Australian Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462).

A Subclass 462 visa allows the visa holder to:

  • stay in Australia for up t...

On 1 July 2017 the Department of Immigration and Border Protection introduced a number of changes to different visa subclasses. One of these changes affected the age requirements for the visa subclasses from the Working Holiday Visa Program.

According to the legislation...

In addition to changes to the Visa Application Charges (VAC) as a result of the 2017-2018 budget, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection has announced that VAC for Working Holiday Maker will be raised to $440 from 1 July 2017.

What is the Working Holiday Ma...

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