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Since the program was launched, Taiwan has signed working holiday agreements with 15 countries, i.e., Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Poland, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom. As agreements may differ with regard to the quota of participants, age restrictions, and maximum duration of stay, foreign youth are advised to check the terms of the agreement that pertains to their home country and abide by Taiwan’s laws and regulations.

 

Country Date agreement was signed
(took effect)
[Year-month-day]
Annual quota of participants Age restriction Maximum duration of stay

1.New Zealand

2004-02-20
(2004-06-01)
400 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

2.Australia

2004-07-15
(2004-11-01)
1,000 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

3.Japan

2009-04-03
(2009-06-01)
5,000 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

4.Canada

2010-04-16
(2010-07-10)
1,000 18 - 35
(Before 36th birthday)
180 days + 180 days

5.Germany

2010-10-11
(2010-10-11)
500 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

6.Korea

2010-11-23
(2011-01-01)
600 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

7.United Kingdom

2011-09-29
(2012-01-01)
1,000 18 - 30 1 year + 1 year

8.Ireland

2012-10-05
(2013-01-01)
400 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

9.Belgium

2013-03-06
(2013-03-29)
200 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

10.Slovakia

2014-04-15
(2014-10-23)
100 18 - 35
(Before 36th birthday)
180 days + 180 days

11.Poland

2014-11-05
(2014-12-01)
200 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days

12.Hungary

2014-02-21
(2014-12-31)
100 18 - 35
(Before 36th birthday)
180 days + 180 days

13.Austria

2014-11-18
(2015-01-26)
50 18 - 30 6 months

14.Czech Republic

2015-12-28
(2016-04-18)
100 18 - 26 180 days + 180 days

15.France

2016-07-13
(2016-08-08)
500 18 - 30 180 days + 180 days