Working Holiday: new application form & BPay suspension

‘The BPAY Request payment option will be unavailable from 11:59pm (AEST) Tuesday 10th April 2019 until 8:00am (AEST) Wednesday 17th April 2019; A new electronic application form will be introduced for the Working Holiday visa on 17 April 2019’

Legendcom displays the following warnings:

Information for Working Holiday Visa applicants:

A new electronic application form will be introduced for the Working Holiday visa on 17 April 2019.

Any partially completed, ‘saved’ or, ‘in progress’ Working Holiday visa application forms that are not submitted by 16 April 2019 will be set to a status of ‘discontinued’ within ImmiAccount. Applicants will need to start a new Working Holiday visa application form to continue the visa application process.

Suspension of BPAY Request Payment option for Working Holiday Visa applicants:

The BPAY Request payment option will be unavailable from 11:59pm (AEST) Tuesday 10th April 2019 until 8:00am (AEST) Wednesday 17th April 2019.

You will still be able to make payments by credit card, Paypal or Union Pay during this period.

We apologise for any inconvenience.


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Sergio Zanotti Stagliorio is a Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1461003). He is the owner of Target Migration in Sydney. He can be reached at sergio@targetmigration.com.au