The Canadian working holiday visas are now known as IEC (International Experience Canada) work permits
Citizens ofand the are eligible for a Canadian working holiday visa, so long as they fulfill certain criteria which are specific to each country.
Citizens of the U.S. who are full-time students (or have been within the past 9 months) are eligible for 12-month working holiday permits if obtained through the intermediary organization SWAP.
Citizens ofbetween the ages of 18 and 35 are eligible. Canada has also signed an agreement with .
Citizens ofbetween the ages of 18 and 25 are eligible. There are no restriction for applicants status (non-students).
Age limits are from 18-30 for most countries; 18-35 for citizens of Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Norway and Switzerland. Some countries’ programs specify that the applicant must be a full-time student; others do not, and some have separate programmes for students and non-students.
The type of work allowed and the maximum duration of stay depends on the applicant’s country of residence.
As the IEC program works on a first-come, first-served basis. This is due to the fact that in many countries there are a high number of applicants competing for a spot in a very limited time period.
For More Information Visit The International Experience Canada Web Site
If you intend to visit Canada, on holiday, a business trip, to study, work, volunteer or as an emigrant you should get up to date and accurate information from the official website of Citizenship And Immigration Canada