Australia Working Holiday 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.

BENEFITS

  • Includes right to work
  • Renewable for 3 years (if requirements are met)
  • Low bank balance required
  • Dynamic cities
  • Gorgeous coast
  • Unique nature and wildlife

INTRODUCTION

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.

INTERNET SPEED

Fixed broadband: 77.88 Mbps download/23.79 Mbps upload

Mobile: 118.24 Mbps download/16.68 Mbps upload

Speed Test Australia

COST OF LIVING

No. 11 globally

REQUIREMENTS

$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.

FEES

$376 application fee

APPLICATION PROCESS

Apply online here .

Most applications are processed within 4 or 5 months.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

  • Passport
  • Proof of funds ($3,875 bank balance)
  • Return plane ticket
  • Proof of health insurance

Other documents may be required.

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