What’s new in Work & Holiday Visa 462?

Is there anyone who does not remember the first day of school after the vacation? The response would be negative. The same is feeling the day before the first day of joining a new job. In both cases, there is excitement and expectation in the air. The ‘wows’ and ‘awe’ of the day lingers throughout the greater part of life making it a memorable one. The same element is introduced with 462 Visa Australia with its value additions to be explored further.

Work & Holiday Visa:

The reference is for the Non-Australians who are eager to travel, enjoy and explore the length and breadth of this island continent. This program is for the ‘not so old’ 18-year young blood to ‘not so young’ mature minded 30-year-old who have ‘travel’ in their blood and energy in their body. The Australian Government’s Working Holiday Maker Programmed targets via two subclasses- Working & Holiday Visa 462 and working holiday visa 417. This program is specially designed to capture the wild imaginative mind and mold them into a state of mutual tolerance and acceptance through cultural exchange. Though similarities exist, the differences come to the fore when examined deeply.

Working & Holiday Visa 462

So what is so exciting in Working & Holiday Visa 462,  to be described as ‘new’ is the clever addition of the requirements like-

  • Education which is absent in visa 417
  • Government of origin should supplement the effort with a letter of supplement
  • Well versed in English that means evidence of functional English is a must

If one weighs deeply into the subtleties, the beauty in the minds of those who have done their thinking caps becomes prominent. WOW – what a noble idea for the unity of human beings, irrespective of the cultural differences that exist.

Stopping to think, they have very smoothly moved away from the not so educated people with this 462 Visa Australia, who in general are swayed by emotions and situations, restricted by the lack of functional English with misunderstandings cropping in. Their way of responding to a situation may or may not be logical. Hence they are not neglected but taken care of by another visa.

Educational requirement of Working & Holiday Visa 462 ensures that those youngsters entering Australia with their Government’s approval, will use their knowledge and wisdom in thinking logically and their behavior is not restricted by the barrier of language difficulties Their choice is not because they form the creamy layer but because they form the dreamy layer of building a new world.

As per Franz Grillparzer an Austrian writer, an uneducated person understands the observed situation, a partly educated person its rule, an educated person its exceptions.462 Visa Australia, aims at modernizing the outlook through the Government’s Working Holiday Maker Program.

An overview of working Holiday visa:

For precise information about the nations which are covered under this Working & Holiday Visa 462, the website of the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs is the best place to visit. Once the specified amount for the visa is paid online after logging into www.homeaffairs.gov.au/Trav/Visa/Appl/Working-holiday and creating an ImmiAccount for the First Working Holiday Visa, the issued Transaction Reference Number (TRN) becomes the point of reference for tracking the application online.

First Working Holiday Visa holders

  • ·Can study up to 4 month
  • ·Have multiple entries
  • ·It attracts a cost of 485 AUD nonrefundable
  • ·90% applications and 75% applications are processed in 35 and 15 days      respectively
  • ·Stay grant can be for  12 months
  • ·3 month’s specified work entitles the beholder for second Working Holiday Visa

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a passport holder of an eligible country or jurisdiction
  • Apply online when one is not in Australia
  • Dependent children are not allowed to accompany
  • This visa attract taxes when working
  • No previous entrance under subclass 417 and 462 visa
  • Meet the education requirement as specified in the visa pages of the ‘Australian embassy in your country’
  • Must accept the Australian Values statement as a surety of respecting the Australian way of life and obeying the rule of the land

Apart from the eligible countries for application as mentioned in the website Canadian, French and Irish citizens get an extension of 5 more years of relaxation in the age limit i.e.18 to 35 years. As Australia is in negotiations with other countries also, it is better to check for the latest developments in the Home Affairs Department.

Second-year work and Holiday Visa eligibilities are

  • Completion of either 3 months or 88 days covered in Northern Australia
  • If working in one of the industries like tourism, agriculture and fishing fruit picking and packing, hospitality
  • South Australia and Tasmania are also included through specified postcodes of other states and territories

A third-year visa:

  • The advantage is for the independent travelers with cost-effective efforts in their mind and farmers
  • Must have done 6 months of specified work on either on second visa 417 or Working & Holiday Visa 462
  • One cannot apply before January 2020
  • Work with the same agricultural employer for an increased period i.e. from 6 to 12 months

Migration Agent Adelaide

All the chaos of visa application can be cleared with Migration Agent Adelaide agents registered under Migration Agents Registration Authority, authorized to provide high-quality services taking them through the tour of application to a timely help in case of visa refusal or cancellation. Migration Agent Adelaide is the right team to approach for they have the combo of experience and expertise in visa related matters.


To cut it short the Working & Holiday Visa 462 along with Migration Agent Adelaide hopes to achieve the level of excellence in the field of cooperation for peaceful amity prevailing on earth. This world is God’s gift to mankind. How human beings shift from their unsettling narrow mentality widening their horizons to become a global citizen is our gift to God.