Australian Embassy

work and holiday

Work and holiday visa (subclass 462)

General Information

This visa is for young people who want to holiday and work in Australia for up to a year, during which time they can also undertake short-term work and study.

Passport holders of the following countries are eligible for the program. Note that there are limited places for each program:

New programs opening 1 January 2017:

Hungary – 200 places

Luxembourg – 100 places

San Marino – 100 places         


Notice of current program 1 July 2016 – 30 June 2017:

Poland – program filled

Portugal –program filled

Spain – program filled

Slovakia – places still available

Slovenia – places still available


How do I apply?

For more detailed information on the program see:  Work and Holiday visa (subclass 462)

Where do I apply

Please mail your application to the Visa Office of the Australian Embassy Berlin.
Contact details

Note:  DIBP Berlin no longer offers a counter service.