Pvtistes.net began on July 5, 2005 with a simple observation—back then, information about Working Holiday programs was seriously lacking. The site and the community have been constantly growing, evolving and adapting ever since.
Pvtistes.net started in 2005 as a simple discussion forum. Many travellers quickly registered and started sharing their precious tips and experiences, fostering the true spirit of mutual aid and developing into a very friendly community.
The website grew over the years to become a Working Holiday hub and social network offering tons of informative, up-to-date and relevant content as well as personal support and advice to bring Working Holiday adventures to life. Today, pvtistes.net is known as the reference website for Working Holiday permits by travellers, the media and official institutions!
For Mathieu and Julie, the two co-founders, pvtistes.net was a side gig for several years but they work on it full-time, along with Anne-Lise, Marie, Lisa and Enola. On top of managing the website and adding technical features, the team writes timely articles and in-depth guides, facilitates live events and advises members on the forum, on social networks and even in person during special events and information sessions.
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The Pvtistes.net Team