Have you ever thought to work and travel in New Zealand? The New Zealand working holiday visa allows you to do exactly that for up to two years. The New Zealand working holiday visa is a great opportunity to dive deep into the New Zealand culture and start an adventure in a whole new environment. If you are a British or Canadian national you can stay and work in new Zealand for up to 23 months whilst all other nationals can stay for up to a year.
New Zealand is a well developed and connected country with endless amount of opportunities to develop your career plans. Surveys have proven that New Zealand has an enviable work-life balance as they were voted sixth in the world for amazing work-life balance by HSBC's 2017 expat explorer survey. They were also voted as the third most popular place in the world for expats to live and work.
With the working holiday visa you can do any type of work you desire. Depending on the area you want to move to, there are a variety of jobs available. We handle the entire application from start to finish, making the process much more easier and stress free for you. Once the visa has been processed we will also help you with finding your desired job and also booking you your accommodation.
If you would like to ask any more questions then feel free to get in contact with us and let's get you to New Zealand!
Once your New Zealand Working Holiday Visa is approved, you are required to adhere to all the visa conditions while in the country. Breaching any of these conditions can result in your New Zealand Working Holiday Visa being cancelled and you being deported.
- Have no intention of working in the country permanently.
- Have no dependents accompanying you.
- Meet expected character and health requirements.
- At the time of the application, you should be between 18 to 30 or 35 years old. The maximum age will depend on your nationality.
- If you are a national of one of the following countries you are eligible to apply for the working visa:
Alliance Work & Travel Package
- Processing Visa and Work permit
We will apply for the visa on your behalf making the process easy and smooth for you.
- Securing employment
We will find you employment in any sector you wish to work in. We do recommend you have some previous work experience in the industry you wish to work in. We have established good solid connections with various employers across the whole of New Zealand so you can trust we will find you a job in which you are stable and comfortable.
- Arranging accommodation
Depending on whether you're going alone or with other dependants we will find the best type of accommodation that will suit all your needs. We have established good connections with Hostel owners that are reliable and affordable.
- Bank Account Opening
We make the whole process easy and stress free for you by opening your bank account so it's ready for your first pay check to come through.
- Tax Back saving you hundreds of $$$
We will help you claim your tax back saving you on hundreds and keeping your finances in check.
- Free New Zealand Sim card before you travel
Before you set of on your new adventure we will supply you with a free New Zealand sim card so you can start using your phone as soon as you land in New Zealand.
- Dedicated Visa specialist & travel advisor
Our experiences travel advisors will be available at all times should you have any problems or questions. We are happy to help and assist you every step of the way to New Zealand and beyond.
- Option of choosing from one of our group flights
If you are travelling alone and would much rather travel with a group of other travellers who are off to New Zealand too then just let us know and we'll put you all together so you feel more comfortable.
- Connect with our fellow travellers and make friends!
Connect with all other travellers through our social media platforms. Make sure you follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram under the name Alliance visas!
At Alliance Work & Travel we always listen to our clients. Here are some recent reviews from them.
Alliance Work & Travel is a very informative website. I found answers to all the questions and concerns I've had. The application process was simple and easy, too. The company provides instructions on every stage through either email or phone.
It took a few months of wait until I got my visa, but it was stress-free and definitely worth it.
|– Elizabeth Morrey|
Alliance Work & Travel have been great dealing with my application. When I wanted to try to apply myself, I was confused about all the documents I needed. With the help of everyone att he agency, I got my visa and am about to book my flights!
|– Jonathan Marriot|
Alliance Work & Travel helped me resolve any issues I had through my application process. I am very happy with the outcome and can't wait to go to Canada. They even offered me to help with the job once I get there. Big thanks to everyone.
Received my visa very fast and the application process was stress-free.
|– Monica Smith|
The staff was amazing through the entire application process. They were always able to answer any of my questions and help me through each stage when I was getting my visa. I now have my work permit to Canada and can't wait to travel there with my fiance. Would definitely recommend them to anyone.
had a great experience with Alliance Work & Travel. Spoke to a man named Sean and he was able to answer all of my questions and talked me through the entire application process. I got my letter of invitation less than a month after being out in the pool and I am now exploring Canada. Thank you, guys!
|– Kate Jones|
After a lot of thinking, my husband and I decided to have Alliance Work & Travel help us with our visas to Australia. The service was great - they helped us finding accommodation and offered to help with job search. We got our visas fast, too. Definitely would recommend them.
|– Jeremy Eades|
Big thanks to Ashley from Alliance Work & Travel who helped me get my working holiday visa to Canada.
|– David Brown|
Thank you Alliance Work & Travel for making my application process easy and stress-free. I feel like without their help, I would not have been able to apply for my visa successfully. They helped me with the documents and gave me all the information I needed!
We contacted Alliance Work & Travel in regards to getting visas to Canada. The service was very nice, the staff was patient and happy to help, they responded to all of our queries.