Which Countries are Eligible for an Australian Working Holiday Visa?

Which Countries are Eligible for an Australian Working Holiday Visa?

If you are considering applying for a working holiday visa in Australia, you must hold a valid passport from one of the countries below.

417 Working Holiday Visa (see further requirements):

  • 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

462 Work and Holiday Visa (see further requirements):

  • Argentina
  • Bangladesh
  • Chile
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • USA
  • Uruguay

If your country is not listed above, contact your embassy for options on how you may be able to travel or work in Australia.

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  2. ravi
    June 18, 2015 at 3:07 pm Reply

    i am staying in india,how can i get in to australia work visa. can u hel me

    • Aussie Working Holiday
      June 18, 2015 at 10:52 pm Reply

      You can find more information from the Department of Immigration here.

  3. Keith Slater-Brown
    November 4, 2016 at 4:50 am Reply

    Can Zimbabwean passport holders apply for a holiday working visa in Australia

  4. Zack
    January 30, 2017 at 8:46 pm Reply

    I have a UK passport and wanna apply for my first working holiday visa the problem is I’m gonna be in Malaysia when I apply for it is that possible to do so ?

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