International Experience Canada: About the process

You need to give your biometrics

In most cases, you must give your biometrics to participate in IEC. Depending on where you live, you may need to travel to another city and/or country.

Before you apply, find out where to give your biometrics. If you gave biometrics in the past, you can check if your biometrics are still valid.

Find out where biometrics fits in the application process.


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We’re increasing the International Experience Canada participation fee by $3 starting December 1, 2019.

International Experience Canada (IEC) provides youth with the opportunity to travel and work in Canada.

If you’re eligible, you’ll be placed into one or more pools of International Experience Canada (IEC) candidates. You’ll get a message in your account that confirms you are in the pool(s).

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