Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462)

Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462) allows young people to immigrate to Australia for holiday and work purposes. You are allowed to work and travel in Australia under Australian Immigration for the duration of one year. It is a temporary visa that boosts the cultural exchange and promotes the alliance between Australia and other eligible countries.

Related:  Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417).

Eligible countries under Work and Holiday Visa Subclass 462 are mentioned below:

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


Basic requirements of Work and Holiday (Subclass 462) Visa:

Applicants who wish to apply under Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462) have to meet the eligibility requirements to apply for this visa, Candidates:

  1. Have to be the passport holder of eligible country.
  2. Must be between the age group of 18-31 years
  3. Are not allowed to carry any child at the time of their stay in Australia

Terms and conditions of (Subclass 462) Visa:

  1. You can’t apply for Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462) if you already are a holder of other visa with ‘no extended stay’ condition.
  2. You have to be outside australia at the time of filing visa application.
  3. Being a subclass 462 visa holder, you can’t apply for another visa to enter in Australia.

How Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462)  works?

You can directly apply for this visa application through online or by posting a paper application with all the required documents but firstly you have to qualify all the eligibility requirements.

How much time does the Work and Holiday (Subclass 462) Visa process take?

  1. The processing of this visa may vary as it is entirely based on personal documents and when the case is lodged. You have to submit all the required documents to avoid the delay.
  2. Applications which are submitted online for Work and Holiday Visa Subclass 462 compete its process within 6 days.
  3. Applications posted to Immigration Offices through paper application with the required documents , takes 14 days to get completed.

Benefits for Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462):

After the visa approval, you can :

  1. Stay in Australia for a period of 12 months.
  2. Work in Australia with one employer for the span of 6 months.
  3. Study for a period of 4 months in Australia.
  4. Visit Australia multiple times.

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