New Zealand Embassy Vienna, Austria

Working holiday scheme

A reciprocal Working Holiday Scheme (WHS) between New Zealand and Austria opened in April 2012. The WHS allows Austrians aged between 18 and 30 years to work or study during a holiday stay in New Zealand for up to six months. A total of 100 WHS places are offered to Austrians per year.  Places become available each year in April and are filled within a short period of time.

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