A Working Holiday in Canada
So you want to live and work in Canada? Nice choice. If you’re a citizen of one of the participating countries of the International Experience Canada (IEC) program then you may be eligible to move to Canada for up to 24 months.
This page is the gateway to your working holiday experience. Here you will find guides to the application process, moving to Canada, tax returns and more. If you have questions about the IEC program, you’ll find many answers here.
For all this advice in one convenient place plus pages and pages of exclusive content, check out my eBook ‘the Ultimate Guide to a Working Holiday in Canada‘
Otherwise, your first stop should be my regularly updated IEC Application Guide.
Much as vehicle insurance is essential to have when driving a car, travel insurance can be very helpful to have when travelling. Some countries actually require travellers to have travel insurance for the duration of their trip. But what about for working holidays? Read on to find out.
Looking for IEC travel insurance for your working holiday in Canada but struggling to find 12 or 24 month policies? No problem, I’ve done the research for you!
Despite the requirement to have travel insurance for a working holiday, there are still many people every year who consider not purchasing it. Here are the most common excuses, debunked.
A new requirement was introduced in November 2016 for visa-exempt visitors flying to Canada – the eTA. Read on for what this means for IEC working holiday participants as well as regular visitors to Canada.
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An easy to understand round-up of the most popular money transfer methods, including the cheapest way to send money to Canada. Save yourself both time and money!
Want an office with epic mountain views and lunch breaks with runs down the slopes? Dream of picture-perfect powder days in the alpine with no one else in sight? Sounds like you should do a ski season in Canada! Here is what you need to know.
Everything you need to know about arriving in Vancouver for the start of your working holiday, including activating an IEC work permit.
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There are a number of questions that crop up time and time again about completing tax returns in Canada during or after a working holiday. Here is your one-stop shop to find the answers!
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On 15th May 2018, I became a Canadian citizen! I am so proud and happy to be a citizen of this amazing country. Becoming a citizen ends my seven year journey with Canadian immigration.