So you need to get a working holiday visa for Canada but are unsure of the costs involved. At IEP we are upfront with all costs that are associated with getting a visa; from visa fees, proof of funds, insurance and flights. You will find that we offer some of the lowest program fees on the market – don’t pay more!

The great thing about Work Canada Visa Kick Start is that we will guide you through the entire visa process ensuring you get the visa on the first try. If you don’t get a visa will receive a full refund of your program fee, so you have nothing to lose.

It’s also important to understand that not all of the costs below are paid at once. You can review our ‘How to Apply’ information that outlines when certain fees are paid.

Program Fee

Work Canada Visa Kickstart Program Fee: $295

IEC Canadian Working Holiday Visa Fee

IEC Visa Fee: CA$253

Biometrics Processing Fee: CA$85

Proof of funds

To be allowed to enter Canada on a 24 month Working Holiday Visa you must show a proof of funds of CA$2,500 (CA$3,500 without a return flight).


When you are overseas the smallest incident can end up costing a lot of money. IEP offers a comprehensive insurance policy with a highly reputable insurer that will cover you for the full duration of your working holiday. To learn more about our insurance policies and to get a quote please contact us.


Book Your Flights with STA Travel, plus tours accommodation and more. STA Travel’s core purpose is to make travel as affordable and as attainable for young people as possible. And it’s not just about offering cheap flights. STA Travel offers real value with the expert knowledge, flexibility and features our travellers want.

Contact STA Travel’s Working Holiday branch at 1300 850 485 or


We are here to help, so if you have any questions about the program, visas or the Canada in general please call contact us here or call 1300 797 702.

If you would like some clarification on any of the costs associated with moving to Canada, fill out the form below and we’ll be in touch within 1-2 working days, by phone and email, to answer any questions you might have.

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