Working Holiday Visa Canada
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) offers young people from around the world the opportunity to work in Canada for up to two years, in any Canadian province and for any Canadian employer. The Working Holiday Program does not require a job offer to qualify.
To be eligible for the Working Holiday Visa Canada, you will need to:
- Be between the ages of 18 and 30 inclusive on the date the application is received (note that some countries have an age limit of 35);
- Hold a valid passport;
- Possess sufficient funds to cover expenses for the first 3 months of your Working Holiday Visa for Canada (CAD $2,500);
- Have comprehensive insurance coverage (health care/hospitalization/repatriation) valid for the duration of your WHV. Proof of this insurance coverage must be presented to Immigration officials upon arrival;
- Be a citizen of and resident in one of the countries that has signed to a Working Holiday Visa agreement with Canada: Australia, Belgium, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Republic of Korea, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom,.
Certain work in Canada can qualify you for several Canadian immigration programs
NOTE: Almost all of these programs have limits on the number of work permits issued each year, so act fast & apply now!