Australian nationals

Applying for a long-stay Work and Holiday Visa in Luxembourg

1. Applicants qualify if they fulfill following conditions:

  • be in possession of a valid passport;
  • not be accompanied by dependants (e.g. dependent children);
  • have sufficient financial means to support themselves locally;
  • have sufficient financial means to purchase a return ticket;
  • not have participated in the programme before.

2. Additional mandatory and general conditions to be fulfilled and supporting documents to be presented:

  • 1 completed and signed application form (Schengen visa application form) ;
  • 2 passport photos;
  • passport;
  • registration fee and visa;
  • criminal record of less than 3 months;
  • medical certificate;
  • return ticket reservation or proof of sufficient resources to secure one;
  • a signed letter of motivation in French, English or German;
  • a CV in French, English or German;
  • proof of sufficient resources equivalent to or exceeding 2,500 euros (bank statements or notarised deed certifying possession of this sum);
  • proof of accommodation for the first 15 days (hotel reservation, if particular letter of invitation with copy of an identity document);
  • health insurance covering the entire stay up to 30,000 euros.

If you have specific questions concerning a visa in Luxembourg, please send an e-mail to