Croatia Working Holiday Visa

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


A working holiday visa is a residence permit allowing you to undertake employment and holiday (and sometimes study) in Croatia, For many young people, holding a working holiday visa enables you to experience living in Croatia without undergoing the usual costly expenses of finding work sponsorship in advance or going on expensive university exchange programmes.

You need to:

  • have enough money to pay for a return ticket, and

  • be coming mainly on holiday, with work being a secondary intention.

Family: You can not bring your children or family members.



12 months





Processing time

6 - 8 weeks



Very Low

What are eligibility requirements for the Croatia Working Holiday Visa?

7 Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must hold a valid passport with an expiry date exceeding the expected period of stay in Croatia.
  • Applicant must be between 18 and 30 years of age.
  • Applicant must have a return ticket or sufficient funds to buy such a ticket.
  • Applicant must have enough funds for maintenance during the period of initial stay in Croatia.
  • Applicant must have valid health insurance in Croatia.
  • Applicant must be of good character.
  • Applicant must pay the applicable consular fee.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Croatia Working Holiday Visa?

8 Document Required

  • Visa application form, completed and signed.
  • One recent color photograph 35x45mm.
  • Copies of clean criminal record certificate.
  • Copies of declaration by the applicant that he/she will not be accompanied by dependent family members.
  • Copies of proof of accommodation e.g. a letter from the prospective employer stating that accommodation will be provided, etc.
  • Proof of sufficient means of subsistence (eg. bank statements).
  • Copies of return ticket or sufficient funds to buy such a ticket.
  • Copies of valid health insurance certificate.

Talent Migration data for Croatia

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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