Hong Kong Working Holiday Visa

Hong Kong
Cost of Living
Talent Migration


A working holiday visa is a residence permit allowing you to undertake employment and holiday (and sometimes study) in Hong Kong, For many young people, holding a working holiday visa enables you to experience living in Hong Kong 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.

Age: Available to 18-30 years old

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

Quota: 5000 annually



12 month(s)





Processing time

2 Week(s)



Very Low

What are eligibility requirements for the Hong Kong Working Holiday Visa?

6 Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must hold a valid national passport
  • Applicant primary intention must be holiday in Hong Kong
  • Applicant must be aged between 18 and 30
  • Applicant must be able to produce financial proof of having an amount sufficient for his/her maintenance during his/her proposed stay in the HKSAR
  • Applicant must hold a return air ticket or financial proof of having sufficient funds to purchase a return air ticket
  • Applicant must have comprehensive health insurance in HKSAR

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

4 Document Required

  • Copies of valid passport (like the bio page, past visas, etc)
  • Copies of departure ticket or proof of sufficient financial resources cost of the departure
  • Copies of bank statement or saving accounts passbooks document
  • Copies of medical insurance certificate

Talent Migration data for Hong Kong

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

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