21/09/15 - New Work and Holiday Arrangement Australia-China

The new work and holiday visa (sub.462) visa arrangement between Australia and China will allow up to 5000 chinese people with tertiary education and english skills to experience a working holiday in Australia. Once this number is reached no further visa applications will be accepted by Australia until the following year. 

The visa will allow holder to 

  • Stay in Australia for 12 months from their date of first arrival; 
  • Work for the 12 month duration of their stay, but no longer than six months with any one employer, and 
  • Study for four months

For further information, please visit www.china.embassy.gov.au