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Internships in Australia

Visa information for Australia

Obtaining a visa is one of the most challenging and daunting aspects about going abroad. However, The Intern Group’s inclusive package provides every participant with access to our experienced visa specialists. We are here every step of the way to make sure your visa process is straightforward and stress-free.

General eligibility

  • You must hold a passport from one of these nationalities HERE or HERE
  • You must be at least 18 years old and under 31 years old
  • You must demonstrate an upper intermediate level of English
  • You must demonstrate a sufficient, personal financial standing (~ AUD 5,000+ or equivalent) at the time of applying for the visa
  • You must hold adequate health insurance cover for the duration of your stay in Australia

Visa rules

  • If you are outside Australia when you apply, you must be outside Australia when the visa is granted
  • If you are in Australia when you apply, you must be in Australia when the visa is granted
  • Online applications are accepted, except for Chinese nationals
  • Some visas are subject to an annual quota whose occupancy rate is non-disclosable
  • The cost of the visa is estimated at 485 AUD. The Intern Group’s program fee does not cover this and other associated expenses regarding the visa application
  • This visa is valid for 12 months and lasts for 12 months upon arrival
  • New Zealand nationals do not require a visa

Visa type

  • Work and Holiday Visa (Subclass 462)
  • Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417)
Immigration regulations are constantly changing so please be advised that the above information may change at any time.