United Kingdom Working Holiday Visa

United Kingdom
Cost of Living
Talent Migration


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



24 Month(s)



320 USD


Processing time

3 Week(s)



Very Low

What are eligibility requirements for the United Kingdom Working Holiday Visa?

8 Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must be aged between 18 to 30 at the time of applying the visa
  • Applicant must have sufficient funds to cover initial period of stay in UK i.e at least £1,890
  • Applicant must not be accompanied by dependants
  • Applicant must have a valid passport
  • Applicant must have comprehensive health insurance in the UK
  • Applicant must be of good character
  • Applicant must be in good health

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

6 Document Required

  • Visa application form, completed and signed
  • Copies of valid passport (like the bio page, past visas, etc)
  • Copies of proof of sufficient means of subsistence, eg. bank statements
  • Original and copies Tuberculosis (TB) test results if applicable
  • Receipt of visa fee payment

Talent Migration data for United Kingdom

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

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