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Working Holiday Visa

Working Holiday Visa

Canada IEC Working Holiday Visa is one of the most popular programs for people who want to work and travel in Canada. The IEC Working Holiday Visa is valid for up to 24 months and allows young people between the ages of 18 to 30 (or 35 for some nationalities) to go on an exciting adventure, meet new people and make work connections in Canada.

As a holder of the IEC Working Holiday Visa, you may work for any Canadian employer in any part of Canada (you don’t need a job offer prior to applying for this visa). This will open doors to your professional future in Canada and internationally.

If you are from any of these eligible countries, you may apply for the IEC Working Holiday Visa:

  • AUSTRALIA
  • AUSTRIA
  • BELGIUM
  • CHILE
  • COSTA RICA
  • CROATIA
  • CZECH REPUBLIC
  • DENMARK
  • ESTONIA
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • GREECE
  • HONG KONG
  • IRELAND
  • ITALY
  • JAPAN
  • KOREA, REP.
  • LATVIA
  • PORTUGAL
  • POLAND
  • NORWAY
  • NEW ZEALAND
  • NETHERLANDS
  • MEXICO
  • LUXEMBURG
  • LITHUANIA
  • UNITED KINGDOM
  • UKRAINE
  • TAIWAN
  • SWITZERLAND
  • SWEDEN
  • SPAIN
  • SLOVENIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SAN MARINO


After completing your application and submitting it, your application will be added to the candidate’s pool. Candidates are selected randomly to receive the IEC Working Holiday Visa until the quota is full. Chosen candidates will receive an ITA (Invitation to Apply) to complete their application.

The exact start and end dates of the IEC Working Holiday visa seasons are at the discretion of IRCC and will vary from year to year. Be sure to stay up to date so you can apply for this visa as early as possible.

The Great North Visa provides Canada immigration services to clients from around the world, who are interested in Canada immigration. With a strong team of Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCIC’s), we will accompany you towards obtaining the IEC Working Holiday visa. Contact our team today for a consultation to determine whether you qualify for the Working Holiday visa. Click Here.