Working Holiday Visa Processing Time

How long does it take to process a Working Holiday Visa?

Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462) to Australia

Work and Holiday Visa applications from US passport holders submitted electronically are normally finalised within 48 hours.

In some instances, applications may need to be referred to an Australian Immigration Office in Australia for further processing. Referred applications may take up to 4 weeks to finalise.

Applicants from Chile, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Iran and Turkey should contact their nearest departmental office for processing times.

Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417) to Australia

Working Holiday Visa applications submitted electronically are normally finalised within 48 hours.

In some instances, applications may need to be referred to an Australian Immigration Office in Australia for further processing. Referred applications may take up to 4 weeks to finalise.

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