New Zealand Working Holiday Visa
There are many reasons why New Zealand is favourite destination for young travellers. The landscape is beautiful, our urban centers are generally safe and the Kiwi people are friendly and welcoming. We’re travellers ourselves so know what it’s like to immerse yourself in a new country and culture. Every year hundreds of young people apply for New Zealand working holiday visas, and spend a year or two working in New Zealand
Eligibility and requirements
Working holiday visas are available to young people, usually aged 18-30, but 18-35 in a select few countries. They let you travel and work in New Zealand for up to 12 months, or 23 months if you’re from the UK. You need to have a return ticket, or enough money to pay for one, and be coming mainly to holiday, with work being a secondary intention.
New Zealand has working holiday schemes with the following countries:
- Hong Kong
- Latvia Malaysia
- Slovenia Spain
- United Kingdom
How long does it take?
Around 8 working days
- Embassy processing time: 6 working days
- Admin processing time: 2 working days
Postage time: once the visa is received, it will be emailed to you immediately
Interested in this; ready to enquire?
Apply now by clicking the button below and filling out the application form on gapyear.com. Gapyear.com Visas should then be in touch shortly to help with your enquiry.