Work and travel in Canada with
International Experience Canada
If you're 18 to 35 (18 to 30 in some countries), come work and travel in Canada through International Experience Canada (IEC)! It's a government program designed to help you
- gain valuable international work experience
- improve your language skills in English and French
- work in Canada and fund the trip of a lifetime
Are you Canadian? Learn how you can work and travel abroad with IEC.
The pools for the 2023 season are closed.
If you received an invitation to apply (ITA)
You can still complete and submit your work permit application.
If you have not received an ITA for the 2023 season
Your profile will be removed from the pool. You can make a new profile when the pools reopen for the 2024 season. Your account and GCkey are still valid. You don’t need to create a new account or sign up for a new GCkey.
Additional fees may apply
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after you submit all documents and give biometrics
Recognized organizations (ROs)
ROs may be able to help plan your experience
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