Work visas are available for Australians in more than 100 countries and territories around the world.
The Work Visa Program (WVP) is a program for those who are able to work and contribute to the economy in their home country, or can prove that they are in the country legally.
It is also available to foreign nationals.
This guide will provide you with the steps you need to take to get your visa.
You will need to:Check with your employer(s) for any work visa requirements.
Apply for a work visa to be able to attend the job interview.
Find the work visa office nearest you.
Find out the conditions for your visa application.
If you need help finding the work visas office nearest to you, visit www.dismissal.gov.au.
Work Visa requirements:Work visas are only available for those in Australia who are already working in Australia and who have met the work requirements.
If the person has a valid work permit, they will need a valid employer card to be eligible for a Work Visa.
You need to apply for a visa within five business days of your application being processed, or five business weeks from your arrival in Australia.
You can apply for your work visa online, or download a copy of your visa to your phone.
Apply on behalf of someone who needs help finding work visas.
If a person needs to travel abroad for work or education, they can apply to a Work Travel Permit (WT) from the Work Travel Authority (WTA) or a Work Permit Service (WPS).
If you are in Australia, you can apply directly for a WT from the WTA.
If there are more than 50 people living in the same household, you must apply for an individual WTA or WPS.
You must also get a work permit for your spouse or partner to live in Australia or to work in Australia while you are working.
You cannot work if you are currently incarcerated, on bail or on bail protection.
The WTA has information about the eligibility requirements for work visas for Australian citizens and permanent residents, as well as the requirements for visa validity and a visa holder’s fingerprints and photograph.WTFA’s website has information on the requirements of visa holders in Australia including visa applications and eligibility.
To get a Work and Investment visa, you need the WVP.
You can apply online or download your work permit.
If an application for a WVP is refused, you will need your work travel permit to get a new visa.