International Experience Canada (IEC) provides young individuals the opportunity to travel and work in Canada for temporary periods. IEC is available for citizens of countries and territories that have a bilateral youth mobility agreement with Canada and who are between the ages of 18 and 35. If your country of citizenship does not have an agreement with Canada, you may be able to use a Recognized Organization to come to Canada under IEC.
The IEC program is composed of three categories. Depending on where you are from, participants can choose from up to three travel and work experiences: