Working Holiday Visa

Working Holiday Visa

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Working Holiday Visa



            1   New Zealand national currently residing in New Zealand

            2   18 – 30 years of age

            3   Completed tertiary education with at least 3 years full-time study

            4   New Zealand  passport with at least 12 months validity

            5   Return air ticket  to Thailand or sufficient funds to purchase the ticket

            6   Possess at least NZ$ 7,000 for living expenses while in Thailand

            7   Be in good health and have medical and comprehensive health insurance for duration of stay


            Application forms

           Working Holiday Visa Application Form (may be downloaded from the Embassy's website)

            Two copies of application form must be completed and signed

            The application for the Working Holiday Visa can be submitted in person or by mail to

                        The Royal Thai Embassy in Wellington,

                        110 Molesworth Street (PO Box 12-247),

                        Thorndon,  Wellington 6011

                        Tel 04 496 2900

                        Fax 04 476 8610



            Office hours: Monday – Friday 09.30 – 12.30 hrs. (except public and Thai holidays)


            Required documents

            1   Certificate or transcript of tertiary education

            2   Passport (valid for at least 12 months)

            3   Bank statement or evidence of sufficient funds (at least NZ$ 7,000)

            4   Chest X – ray and medical certificate no more than 3 months old

            5   4 recent passport sized photos

            6   Visa fee NZ$ 250 (payment by cash or bank transfer)

            7   pre-paid courier envelope for return of your passport and visa


            Processing time will take about 1 - 2 months


            IMPORTANT NOTE:

                    If granted, holder of working holiday visa may stay for up to 12 months, and may work

            but not for any one employer for longer than 3 months. Visa will be valid for 3 months from

            date of issue. Visa Holders will be subject to personal income tax on any earnings in Thailand.