Austrian applicants for a Work and Holiday visa no longer require a letter of Government support

From 1 July 2019, a Government letter of support will no longer be required for Austrian applicants for a subclass 462 Work and Holiday visa for Australia. It is important to note that all other visa requirements remain unchanged, including the requirements for adequate funds, education and Functional English. For a list of acceptable evidence to demonstrate that you have at least Functional English, please refer to the Department’s website at, then scroll down to „Have this level of English language“.