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:


Country   Programme Year 2017/ 18
Hungary      200 places
Luxembourg      100 places

  first 200 places -  filled (27 July);
  300 places in addition as of 1 October 2017  

Portugal      200 places
San Marino      100 places
Slovakia      200 places
Slovenia      200 places
Spain      1,500 places


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.