Do work visas prospects for the winter season depend on what job you do?

British citizens not covered by the Withdrawal AgreementWithdrawal Agreement The Withdrawal Agreement sets out the terms of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU and provides for a deal on citizens’ rights. It sets out a transition period which lasts until 31 December 2020. During this time you can continue to live, work and study in the EU broadly as you did before 31 January 2020.   If you are resident in Austria at the end of the transition period, you will be covered by the Withdrawal Agreement, and your rights will be protected for as long as you remain resident in Austria.   Any rights that are not covered by the Withdrawal Agreement will be the subject of future negotiations.   are now treated like other third country nationals (3CNs3rd country nationals Third country nationals are citizens of non-EU/EEA countries. Residency and naturalisation procedures for third country nationals are more complicated than for citizens of EU Member States or EEA signatory states.). In industries where there is a shortage of available labour, such as hospitality and gastronomy, it will be possible to obtain a visa relatively easily, however in areas where there are already sufficient Austrians and EU citizens able to do available jobs (e.g. ski technicians etc.) there will not be visas so freely granted. British citizens will frequently need to prove that they are able to do a job that an Austrian or EU citizen is unable to do.

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