The IEC Canada visa is by far the easiest way to travel and work in Canada.
Demand in some countries, like the UK and Germany, outstripped supply in 2016. No matter where you’re applying from, it’s important that you’re prepared to avoid disappointment.
The 2017 IEC Canada Visa process opened on October 17, 2016. Ensure you read our main Working Holiday Visa in Canada guide to learn more about how to apply.
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Tips and jobs
Before we begin, we’d like to draw your attention to these resources. If you’re looking to make the most of your IEC Canada visa, it’s essential that you review these pages:
- Construction and engineering jobs – Moving2Canada Recruitment is now called Outpost Recruitment
- Where to buy travel insurance for Canada (note: this is mandatory to get an IEC Canada visa)
- How to ‘Canadianize’ your resume (or ‘CV’)
- Case-specific help in our IEC Facebook forum
For answers to some of the frequently asked questions for IEC Canada visas, see below.
Disclaimer: We recommend contacting IRCC directly for assistance. Please take appropriate action to verify anything you’re unsure of before relying solely on the information provided here.