Also known as ‘the Visa of Liberty”, this visa is available only to young individuals (you need to apply before you turn 31). It can be used only once in a lifetime, but renewed for up to three times. In particular, the first Working Holiday Visa is like your first kiss: you ‘never forget about it’. In this section we summarised the key issues relating to those people living in Australia for the first time: a first approach with the landing, tax system and regimes, resume editing, visa renewals, farm job and so on! Enjoy your readings!
You cannot apply for your first WHV from within Australia, but you can for the second and third. You don’t necessarily have to apply for a second or third Working Holiday after the previous one; you could also get other visas in between. Unlike other visas, the WHV visa does not allow you to include spouses, partners or children on the same visa.
This visa can be renewed up to two times! Up to two times. The ways of renewing it depend on whether you have a Subclass 417 or 462. Given that we Italians are only concerned with the 417,here’s what we need to renew our visa: