Why Us

Established in 2002, Migration Expert is a private immigration company with a team of highly experienced MARA registered migration consultants who represent clients from across the globe wishing to apply for an Australian visa. Migration Expert provides fee-based services in addition to the official government charges to advise, assist and represent our clients through the often-complex visa application process. All decisions for granting of a visa remain with the Australian Government subject to lodging a valid application using the free forms available on the Government website and meeting the relevant criteria. Migration Expert is not affiliated with the Australian Government and act independently in the interests of our clients.

Australian Work and Holiday Visa

The Australian Work and Holiday visa program provides young people between 18 and 30 from reciprocating countries to holiday in Australia and support their travel with incidental, short term employment.

Work and Holiday Visa Reciprocating Countries
Argentina
Bangladesh
Chile
China, People's Republic of
Hungary
Indonesia
Israel
Luxembourg
Malaysia
Poland
Portugal
San Marino
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Spain
Thailand
Turkey
USA
Uruguay

There is a limit on the number of Work and Holiday visas issued per year for most countries.

Employers seeking to sponsor or hire foreign workers can sign up for Australian Corporate Visa Services.

Online Work and Holiday Application

The Free Visa Assessment from Migration Expert lets you know if you meet the basic requirements to apply for a Work and Holiday visa to Australia. To ensure that your assessment gives you a realistic result, ensure that the information you provide is as accurate as possible.

Australian Work and Holiday Visa Basic Requirements

In order to qualify for a Work and Holiday visa, applicants must be between 18-30 years of age and hold a passport from a country which has a reciprocal arrangement with Australia. Applicants are also required to satisfy certain health and character requirements in order to meet the visa criteria.

A Work and Holiday visa allows the holder to supplement their holiday through incidental short term and casual work. Those wishing to travel to Australia primarily to work should consider an Australian Work Visa.

Australian Work and Holiday Visa Entitlements

An Australian Work and Holiday visa is valid for 12 months from the date of first entry and holders are permitted to leave and re-enter Australia any number of times during this period.

Work and Holiday visa holders are entitled to work for up to 6 months with each employer and undertake up to 4 months of study or training.

To see a full listing of our fees and services,Work and Holiday Visa processing times and application costs please visit our FAQ page.