The 417 visa is a Working Holiday Visa. It is a temporary visa allowing you to work and holiday in Australia for up to 12 months.
20th May 2020
Today we chat with a British Civil Engineer Nathan Ewing who travelled to Australia on the 417 Working Holiday Visa and was placed by ConsultANZ with Ecospec on a Gold Coast-based project.
With Australia being constantly voted as one of the best countries to live in, it is no wonder that many engineers from around the World consider moving Down Under.
When you arrive in Australia you need to: set up a Bank Account, apply for an Australian Tax File Number (TFN), choose a Super Fund, get a Medicare card.
There has never been a better time to be a surveyor in Australia. Surveying has the fourth highest average starting salary at $60,049 compared with the national average of $52,840.