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    Working Holiday Visa

    A unique opportunity for adventurous youth who want to explore the world while gaining work experience in foreign countries. It's a residence permit that grants you the freedom to live, work and travel in your chosen destination for an extended period

Popular Countries

Working Abroad Jobs

Jobs available for South Africans to Travel and Work Abroad


Seasonal farm work and horticulture like fruit picking and crop harvesting


Restaurant Waitstaff, bartending or kitchen work


Manual labour jobs

Teaching English
Teaching English

Foreign language education and tutoring

Au Pair
Au Pair

Help with childcare and household duties

Amusement Parks
Amusement Parks

Work at a theme park


Internships and work placements

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What is a Working Holiday Visa?

A Working Holiday Visa is a unique opportunity for adventurous individuals who want to explore the world while gaining work experience in foreign countries. It's a residence permit that grants you the freedom to live, work, and travel in your chosen destination for an extended period, typically up to a year or more. South African passport holders have the chance to embark on life-changing adventures in various countries across the world through this visa program. With the right guidance and support, obtaining a Working Holiday Visa becomes a gateway to discovering new cultures, building your resume, and making memories that last a lifetime.

Why Use Our Visa Assistance Services?

At VisaRequest, we understand that navigating the Working Holiday Visa application process can be overwhelming, with each country having its unique requirements and procedures. That's where our expertise comes in. Our dedicated team of visa consultants specializes in assisting South Africans in obtaining Working Holiday Visas. With years of experience and a deep understanding of the visa application landscape, we simplify the journey for you. We provide comprehensive support, from explaining eligibility criteria to assisting with the application documentation, ensuring that your dream of working and traveling abroad becomes a reality.

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Benefits of Working Holiday Visa:

A Working Holiday Visa can offer various benefits to individuals seeking to travel, work and explore a new country:

  • Cultural Experience: Immerse yourself in a new culture, which can be be enriching and broaden your perspective

  • Work Opportunities: Enables you to support yourself financially while exploring the host country

  • Travel Opportunities: Travel within the host country and explore different regions and cities

  • Social Connections: Meet new people, make friends and build international networks which is valuable personally and professionally

  • Language Learning: Great opportunity to learn and significantly enhance language proficiency

  • Personal Growth: Overcoming obstacles in a foreign environment can be a transformative experience and increase self-confidence

  • Resume Enhancement: Stand out to future employers by demonstrating adaptability, independence and a willingness to take on new challenges

  • Extended Stay: Allows you to stay beyond the typical tourist limits, which provides a more in-depth and immersive experience

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Younger than 30
Approved Job Application
Valid Passport
50% deposit to start

Three steps to get a Working Holiday Visa:

Decide where to apply

Choose on a country and select a work program

Apply for the job

Get everything together for a compelling application at the organization

Get your Working Holiday Visa

VisaRequest will assist with your visa application to make it easy and hassle-free

Working Holiday Visa Tips and Advice

Get Your Questions Answered On International Working Holiday Programs

A permit allowing foreigners to live and work in a host country for a specific period of time

VisaRequest will make it easy. You need to understand the specific requirements, application process and duration of the working holiday visa program for your target country

VisaRequest can assist with your visa application but you need to select the country and apply for the job to obtain the necessary documents.

Age limits for working holiday visas vary by country, but they are generally designed for young adults between the ages of 18 and 30 or 35, depending on the specific program and country

The number of times you can do a working holiday visa and its extension typically depends on the specific program and country, and it varies

To prepare yourself to work abroad, focus on language skills, cultural understanding, travel logistics, and securing necessary travel and work documents

Job opportunities for working holiday visa holders vary by country but commonly include agriculture, hospitality, tourism, retail and construction. Some countries offer specialized programs like teaching or internships

Some countries impose annual quotas on the number of working holiday visas issued to applicants. It's advisable to apply early within the application period if you're interested in a particular program or destination

Start the process now!

Complete the form and pay 50% deposit for a dedicated consultant to assist with the application process

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