How to apply

6 steps to start your Japan journey.

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Check your Eligibility

  • You must be aged between 18-30 (until the day you turn 31) at the time of the application and must never have previously obtained a Japanese Working Holiday Visa.
  • Be in good health and of good character.
  • Have at least $2,500 in funds plus a return or onward fare.
  • Are a secondary school graduate or equivalent.
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Complete your Application

Click here to head to oe applicaon to create your online profile. You will also need to make your first payment of $29.

Once you have applied, you will receive a 'to do' list which includes answering several questions about yourself and uploading some  documents.

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Attend an Interview

Once your online profile is completed, we will begin the search for a suitable employer. You'll be invited to attend an interview, and you may interview with more than one employer.

Your job interview/s is the opportunity for prospective employers to learn more about you and whether you will be suited to the role.

During this process, it is important to ask each employer questions about the position, the resort and the location. We will provide you with some sample questions prior to your interview/s.

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Secure your Job

If you've passed your interview then you will received formal notification that you have been offered a position. The contract is signed directly between you and your employer. We are here to answer any questions you may have at this time. Your final payment is due when your placement is confirmed.

Apply for your Visa

After you've been placed, you will be given your program start date which includes 3 nights accommodation in Tokyo.

We will assist you through the process of applying for your visa. Obtaining your visa takes a minimum of one week or longer. We will provide you with more information regarding the visa process and flights when the time comes.

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Getting Ready to Go

Prior to departure you will receive pre-departure information to ensure you are fully prepared for your journey. As always we are here to help with any questions you may have about your program or life in Japan.

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Get Started.