I would like to apply for an Australian Working Holiday visa

Sounds like a simple request, right? Well, actually it is when you know what you are doing. The following customer is interested to become a Working Holidaymaker. In order to do so, he has to go through a quick chat with one of our representatives. The following chat is a fine example of how easy it is to apply online.

Please have in mind that our customer also provided his mobile number and other personal information, which is not included in the text below.

  • Mike: Welcome Visa First’s live chat! How can I help you today?
  • Padraig: Hi Mike. I am from Ireland and currently working in England during the harvest season. I have applied for a seasonal agricultural job in Australia and the company wants me to start mid-October. I would like to apply for a working holiday visa so as I may travel to Australia in October to work.
  • Mike: May I ask you several questions to determine whether you are eligible?
  • Padraig: Of course.
  • Mike: Are you aged between 18 and 30, with no children?
  • Padraig: Yes I am 22 years of age, and I have no children
  • Mike: Have you ever been to Australia on a working holiday visa?
  • Padraig: No. This will be my first time visiting Australia.
  • Mike: If you have your passport around, we can start the application process.
  • Padraig: Yes, I have it on me.
  • Mike: May I have your full name as it appears on the passport?
  • Padraig: Padraig **** *******
  • Mike: Your date and place of birth?
  • Padraig: **/**/****  Co. ***** Ireland
  • Mike: Passport number, date of issue, date of expiry and place of issue?
  • Padraig: *********, **/**/****, **/**/****, Passport Office, ******
  • Mike: Do you have any other passports and are you single or married?
  • Padraig: I have no other Passports, Single.
  • Mike: Current occupation and address?
  • Padraig: Farm machinery operative, * **** **** *****, * **** ******, *********, *** *** England.
  • Mike: What is the highest qualification that you have?
  • Padraig: I have a level 8, Bachelor of Science, Honours, Degree in Construction Management, which I achieved from the ******** Institute of Technology College.
  • Mike: In the last 5 years have you stayed outside Ireland for more than 3 months in a row
  • Padraig: No
  • Mike: Any major medical conditions or criminal records?
  • Padraig: No
  • Mike: Military training?
  • Padraig: No
  • Mike: Upon arrival, you will need a bank statement for 3300 euro and you also need to change the employment every 6 months in OZ.
  • Mike: We have confirmed all your details for the visa. Your visa will be ready middle of next week. We can organize one of two packs.
  • Padraig: I have the money required. Yes, the job I am applying for is only seasonal ranging from 3-4 months so I will be seeking other employment once the harvest is finished, as well as travelling around.
  • Mike: The basic pack includes visa, tax number, bank account and free sim card for 220 Euro.
  • Padraig: OK, and the second pack?
  • Mike: the Second pack is visa, bank account, tax number, free sim card and a visa extension option for 270 Euros.
  • Padraig: I would like the second pack if possible.
  • Mike: When do you plan to travel to OZ?
  • Padraig: I plan to travel in Mid October. I have yet to book the flights as I wanted to obtain my Visa first.
  • Mike: That is perfect. Please wait until the visa is ready and after that book the flight.
  • Mike: The visa will be ready middle of next week. Once it is approved I will call you to inform you that and I will also e-mail you the confirmation letter.
  • Mike: You will receive application forms for your bank account and information about the extension option.
  • Mike: Once you book the flight give us a call to inform us when you are arriving in Australia for your tax number.
  • Mike: So we have confirmed everything. The application looks perfect. Next week once I receive confirmation that the visa is approved I will contact you again on the UK number.
  • Padraig: Thank you!
  • Mike: You are welcome!
  • Padraig: Service was brilliant. Thanks!

Padraig meets the requirements and we are certain that he will have no problem with his application. If you fit his profile you can be sure an Australian visa will be granted to you with no problems at all. Don’t take my word for it, go to our live chat and check for yourself 😉


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