Work & Holiday for Australians

 

On 25 September 2014, The Ambassador of Portugal to Australia, Mr. Paulo Cunha Alves and Senator Michaelia Cash, Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection signed a reciprocal Work and Holiday (subclass 462) visa arrangement.

The arrangement became available on the 24th of November and it enables young adults from Portugal and Australia,
 aged 18-30 years, to travel to each others country for one year and undertake short-term work and study. 
There will be 200 places available each year.

Eligible young adults from Portugal and Australia will be able to apply for this visa. 

If you are Australian and want to otain the "Work and Holiday" visa for Portugal: requirements

Fees are currently AUD 169.05* payable by:

a) Money Order payable to “Consulate General of Portugal in Sydney".

or

b) Bank transfer (bank details to be provided via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 In this case, please send copy of transfer receipt along with the application package

 
If you are Portuguese and want to obtain the " Work & Holiday" visa to Australia:

If you are Australian and want to otain the "Work and Holiday" visa for Portugal:

  • please check the requirements

 

*Amount subject to exchange rate