Australia: Working Holiday Visa (Digital Nomad Visa)
Though not technically a remote work visa, younger digital nomads from certain countries can go to Australia and work remotely, as well as work for local employers, with a Working Holiday Visa.
- Includes right to work
- Renewable for 3 years (if requirements are met)
- Low bank balance required
- Dynamic cities
- Gorgeous coast
- Unique nature and wildlife
A Working Holiday Visa is a great way to explore Australia while working to fund your travels. You can also study on this visa, for up to 4 months.
Along with working for local businesses there, you also have the right to work remotely in Australia or to freelance for Australian clients.
If you fulfil the requirements (like spending 3 months each year working for specified employers), you can extend this visa for up to 3 years.
Fixed broadband: 77.88 Mbps download/23.79 Mbps upload
Mobile: 118.24 Mbps download/16.68 Mbps upload
Cost of living
No. 11 globally
$3,875 bank balance
Return plane ticket
Applicant must be 30 years old or younger and a citizen of one of the following countries to qualify: Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, or United Kingdom.
Applicant can be 35 years old or younger if a citizen of Canada, France, or Ireland.
- $376 application fee
Most applications are processed within 4 or 5 months.
- Proof of funds ($3,875 bank balance)
- Return plane ticket
- Proof of health insurance
Other documents may be required.
- Official website
- Online application
- More about the Working Holiday Program