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Questions tagged [working-holiday]

Travelling and working usually under one of several special arrangements between various countries for people younger than a certain age and lasting not longer than a year or two.

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Travelling to NZ on visa-waiver while WHV Transfer is pending

A little background: I received the Working Holiday Visa last year in December, but renewed my passport in January and forgot all about it until earlier this week. I rushed to submit a visa transfer ...
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Do I need a departure flight booked to apply for a UK Tier 5 Youth Mobility visa? [closed]

I've booked a one way ticket to the UK and am in the process of applying for a Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa. I got a one way ticket as I'm not sure whether I will stay the whole 2 years/if I will move ...
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What is the experience of travelling while working on a cruise ship? [closed]

Something that many people have on their to-do list would be a round-the-world trip. The typical holiday or itinerary for these types of trips tend to be very hectic and expensive. I have ...
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UK citizen applying for Working Holiday Visa to New Zealand, is the date of intent to travel flexible?

I'm applying for a visa before booking flights. The visa application requires a date of intent to travel. I'll be going mid-October but don't have a specific date yet as I haven't booked flights. If I ...
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How does a Working-Holiday visa in Germany affect existing tourist 90/180 Schengen days?

I am an Australian who has spent the last 85 days in the Schengen zone. Of those 85 days, 70 were in Switzerland and 15 were in Germany. Today I got a working holiday visa in Germany under the youth ...
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Processing time of a working holiday visa in New Zealand

I have a flight to New Zealand towards the end of April. I am eligible for the Working Holiday visa as an EU citizen, and would like to apply. No official average processing time is given for the ...
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Applying for Student Visa while living in Australia on Working Holiday Visa [closed]

I am currently in Australia on a Working Holiday visa which will expire on March 3rd, 2018. I will be applying for a Student Visa soon as I have received my CoE for Uni recently, but I've come to ...
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Getting a working visa in time for Christmas [closed]

I am a British citizen currently in Australia for the next few weeks. I am after changing to a working holiday visa by flying up to Bali and sorting it - so I can work here until the end of February. ...
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What is Working Holiday Visa?

Recently I noticed the term Working Holiday Visa on several questions here. What is exactly a Working Holiday Visa? How does it differ from a Work Visa or Temporary Worker Visa? Now I am sure these ...
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6-month limitation [closed]

I am currently working for an employer that owns 3 different business under the same trustee. Once I hit the 6-month mark, am I able to keep working for the same employer, under a different business ...
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Australia 417 working holiday visa: Can I contract to employer on my business ABN after visa full-time work rights expire? [closed]

I'm really stuck and worried and wonder if any Australia visa gurus can advise. Any help is much appreciated. Facts: In Australia, on a 417 working holiday visa: You can stay up to 12 months and ...
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Canadian visitor after a working holiday visa

I've just finished a 2-year Canadian working holiday visa, and have returned to the UK (I am a UK citizen). I plan to go back in a month's time for a week to visit friends and family for my birthday. ...
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How can I explain to New Zealand Immigration that I am not barred re-entry to UK? [closed]

2 months ago, I was refused entry at the UK border due not meeting the General Visitor requirements Section 4.2. I was told I was not banned from re-entry to UK and my refusal letter makes no mention ...
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Do I need to cancel my tourist visa before applying for a Working Holiday visa?

I already have a tourist visa, that I have used for three months traveling in Australia. Now I want to go back on a Working Holiday Visa. Do I need to cancel my initial tourist visa before I apply for ...
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As a web developer what is my new Zealand visa Industry?

I am applying for a New Zealand working holiday visa, filling the form I was asked occupation, which I found, and industry, which I didn't. I found my occupation of web developer here. But I can't ...
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Travelling through USA to Canada [duplicate]

I have been approved for a second working holiday visa in Canada on my Dutch passport, after having used my New Zealand passport the last time for the working holiday visa. This time I want to fly ...
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Australia visa application for work and holiday [closed]

Last summer, in 2016, I traveled to Australia with a tourist visa, staying for 3 months. I'm from Chile. I got a speeding ticket and fine in Melbourne in February. I didn't pay the fine in the given ...
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Japanese tourism visa before starting Working Holiday?

I am French and I just got a working holiday visa for Japan. When I filled in the form, I said that I want it to start in October but, on the visa, it says that it can start from March 2017 to March ...
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Travel insurance for working holiday in the UK [closed]

My wife and I are going to do a working holiday in the UK for 2 years. We will have travel insurance for an initial trip around continental Europe before we start work in the UK, but I'm not sure if ...
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Will a USA entry refusal affect my working visa application to Hong Kong? [closed]

I was refused entry on arrival in the USA, for trying to enter on a tourist visa when I intended to work for three months. The company had instructed me to do this. I know I was an idiot but I really ...
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Can you have multiple Working Holiday Visas (WHV) in Europe? [closed]

Can you you have let's say a 1 year working holiday visa in Netherlands and a 1 year working holiday visa in Germany, Belgium, Estonia etc. at the same time? or can you only have one at a time?
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Can you “back date” a European working holiday visa so past Schengen time doesn't count? [closed]

Let's say you live in the Netherlands for 3 months on a Schengen and then you apply for a WHV... can you have the start date for that WHV be 2 months earlier, so you get back 2 months of available ...
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What is the last days banks working in Chile in December?

What is the last day in December, when banks are open before holidays?
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Virtual offices or business centers in Ensenada Mexico?

I am visiting a friend in Ensenada Mexico but I still need to work remotely. The conditions at their place, and most other places like Starbucks, are not ideal for quiet, focused work. Are there any ...
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Have you previously applied to enter or remain in Canada?

I have had a working holiday visa before and I am applying again, do I say yes to this question or no. I have to explain if I say yes
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Is it possible to hold multiple working holiday visas across multiple Schengen countries at one time? [closed]

I'm planning a trip to Europe where I plan to travel between multiple countries in Europe and the UK for upwards to a year. Although I do not intend on "working working" per se, I am interested in ...
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Whilst on ESTA I was stamped a 6 month B2 visa, would this be considered overstaying?

I flew to Houston early last year on an ESTA waiver, and upon arrival the officer stamped me in writing B2 on my stamp with 6 months'of validity. I stayed for one month and then travelled overland ...
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New Zealand Primark Equivalent?

Soon I'll be going to New Zealand for a year and rather than taking lots of clothes I would like to buy cheap ones while there. I've done a little research and I can't see that they have anything ...
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How long can I work in New Zealand on a working holiday visa?

I am from the UK and have heard rumors that if you go to NZ on a twelve month working holiday visa, then you are only allowed to work for six months of your stay. Is this true? I can't seem to find ...
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Does an American volunteer through 'HelpX' or 'WorkAway' need a UK visa?

Does a retired American who wants to volunteer through HelpX or WorkAway in the UK need a volunteer visa? All I can find are student visas.
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working holiday and tourist visas in schengen [duplicate]

I am an Australian and arrived in the Schengen end of April 2015. I travelled as a tourist around the schengen for 90 days and within the 90 days obtained a Working Holiday Visa in Netherlands. My ...
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I'm in the UK on a working holiday visa. How can I cancel the visa if I want to leave the country? [closed]

I am a New Zealander on a Working Holiday visa in the UK. I want to leave the UK before my visa expires to get the visa for the Netherlands before I turn 31. How long does it take to be considered ...
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How to find jobs on a working holiday in Québec (Montréal) with mediocre French skills

Background: I have recently graduated in Germany with a PhD in political science and decided to move to Montréal for 10 months or so, to work and travel in and around the region. (I have a one-year ...
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Is China going to be added to the list of countries eligible for working holidays in Australia as part of the upcoming visa changes?

This year USA and China changed their reciprocal visa rules making it easier for their people to visit the other country with visas lasting much longer. I've heard that something similar is in the ...
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I am a UK Citizen on a working holiday visa in New Zealand but want to go on holiday to Australia

I am a UK Citizen on a working holiday visa in New Zealand but want to go on holiday to Australia, I looked at evisitor visa (subclass 651) and it says if you hold another visa it can replace it. Is ...
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How long can I stay in New Zealand as an immigrant with a work and holiday visa?

Many agencies offer the possibility of eligibility of the Work and Travel visa. You get a limited-time work visa, usually from six months to a year, allowing you to work as an immigrant. How many ...
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Applied for a Canadian Working Holiday Visa over six weeks ago and still haven't heard anything, should I be concerned? [closed]

My boyfriend is Australian and applied for a working holiday visa on May 10, and the site said the processing time would be six weeks. We were under the impression this was the maximum time and he ...
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Suitable shoes for long-term, light-packing travel [closed]

In a few months, I'm heading to Australia with a working holiday visa. I am planning to stay for around 12-15 months where I'll be visiting different parts of Australia, New Zealand and backpacking ...
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Converting tourist visa to working holiday visa [closed]

Am a dual nationality Australian/Japanese travelling to Europe this summer on a tourist visa. Is it possible to apply for a working holiday visa either while in Europe?
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To Apply for a visa: need “one-year health insurance” - but can only book insurance for 365 days

I wish to apply for a working holiday visa for France. One of the requirements in order to get the visa is: "Compulsory one-year health insurance (covering all risks of sickness, maternity, ...
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If I get a visa for France, will my time in France still count towards the 90/180 day Schengen limit? [duplicate]

I am an Australian interested in travelling to Europe for over 6 months. I am eligible to get a working holiday visa for France, which will allow me to stay and work in France for up to a year. ...
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Do I need to notify Irish authorities when I leave on a working holiday? [closed]

I'm leaving Ireland and I'm going to Canada on a 2 year working holiday. Should I notify any Irish authorities of this? e.g. Revenue for tax issues?
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Can an Australian re-enter the UK on a Standard Visitor visa just after expiry of a Working Holiday visa?

I am an Australian citizen coming to the end of a 2-year working holiday visa for the UK. I would like to come back to the UK for three months to travel after my visa expires. Can I leave the UK for ...
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Which Canadian airport will my work permit be processed at?

I am going to Canada on a working holiday visa (IEC). I am flying from Ireland to Vancouver and then to Edmonton. I must present my documents to immigration officers at the Port of Entry in order to ...
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Are holiday working visas separate for each country?

I am an Australian Citizen living in London on a holiday working visa. I want to live somewhere else in Europe for at least 12 months (probably France). Are there separate holiday working visas for ...
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Will a short holiday to Canada affect my Canadian Working Holiday Visa?

I am from Ireland. My application for a Canadian working holiday visa has been accepted (through the IEC programme, I have my Port of Entry letter). I plan to go to Canada later this year to start ...
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Visa for gap year in Europe

I am going to Europe in 2016 for a year for my gap year-I will be 18 and am from Australia. My dream is to backpack for about 6 months, and au pair for about 3 months, yet this is extremely ...
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Applying for eVisitor visa after WHV

Long story short.. I got back to England about 2 months ago after a 1 year working holiday visa in Australia. I was planning on doing a 2nd year but when I was 8 weeks into my regional work I found ...
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Europe working holiday for an Australian

My partner and I are planning to travel to Europe in 2015. My partner holds a British passport (he is an Australian citizen) and I hold an Australian passport. We are hoping to travel for one or two ...
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Am I eligable for another visa after my Working Holiday Visa expires, if i am employed? (Canadian citizen working in the Netherlands) [closed]

I am a Canadian citizen currently working in the Netherlands on a Working Holiday Visa. I am employed, and wanting to stay longer. Am I eligible for another visa?