So you want to work to work in the UK, but are unsure of the costs involved. At IEP we are upfront with all costs that are associated with a working holiday program. You will find that we offer some of the lowest program fees on the market – don’t pay more!

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 Britain Program Fee: $595

UK Visa Fees:

Youth Mobility Visa Fee £244
Ancestry Visa Fee: £516

International Health Surcharge

Youth Mobility Visa: £600

Ancestry Visa: £2000

Proof of Funds

Youth Mobility Visa: To be allowed to enter the UK on a Working Holiday Visa you must show proof of having at least £1890 (approximately $4,500) in your bank account on the date you complete your visa application

Ancestry Visa: Must provide documents proving that you are able to support yourself without access to public funds until you are able to find employment. IEP recommend having at least $4000 in your bank account on the date you complete your visa application.


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


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

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