Category: Recognized Organization (RO)

IEC 2021 Recognized Organization – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

IEC 2021 Recognized Organization – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Posted March 3, 2021 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

April 2021: We have now reached the maximum number of applications that we can process due to the limitations on the quota for Recognized Organizations. We are NOT accepting anymore applications to be part of our waiting list. IEC 2021 is here, and since Canada presently has travel restrictions in place, IEC has done their best to …Continue Reading

Travelling to Canada during COVID-19 Restrictions – IEC participants & Students

Travelling to Canada during COVID-19 Restrictions – IEC participants & Students

Posted February 24, 2021 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

Updated August 09th 2021 The 3-night hotel stopover requirement will be eliminated for all travellers (vaccinated and unvaccinated) arriving by air after 12:01 A.M. EDT on August 9. 2021. Fully vaccinated IEC participants & students entering Canada Fully vaccinated travellers who are permitted to enter Canada may be exempted from the federal requirements to: quarantine, including the …Continue Reading

Maintain Your Immigration Status – IEC Canada (COVID-19)

Maintain Your Immigration Status – IEC Canada (COVID-19)

Posted March 25, 2020 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

  With the status of the current COVID-19 pandemic, temporary residents in Canada with a work or study permit have been told to maintain valid status while in Canada. This can be done by applying for an extension before your current permit expires. For IEC work permit holders, please keep in mind that if your IEC work …Continue Reading

Biometrics Extended to 90 days for IEC Applicants – COVID-19

Biometrics Extended to 90 days for IEC Applicants – COVID-19

Posted March 24, 2020 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

  April 17th, 2020 Update from IEC: How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting – International Experience Canada applicants. Biometrics Appointment – IEC Canada work permit application Are you an International Experience Canada applicant? Then you are surely affected by the current COVID-19 crisis, including our Recognized Organization (RO) applicants, whether you are in Canada or outside of …Continue Reading

International Experience Canada – Recognized Organization FAQs

International Experience Canada – Recognized Organization FAQs

Posted February 7, 2020 in How To Guide, News, Recognized Organization (RO)

Feb 24th 2021 – IEC UPDATE: even though IEC 2021 announced that they will be opening soon, we are NOT accepting applications for our RO programs in Canada (repeat participation) under RO status for IEC 2021 at this time. Please check here for IEC 2021 updates.   Since 2015, Stepwest has been a Recognized Organization (RO) under International …Continue Reading

How to Create your RO IEC Profile: RO Working Holiday & RO Young Professional

How to Create your RO IEC Profile: RO Working Holiday & RO Young Professional

Posted January 29, 2020 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

UPDATED FOR IEC 2021 – JOB OFFER REQUIRED We have created this blog post for all participants under our Recognized Organization programs, most commonly known as RO programs. If you are currently registered in any of our RO Working Holiday programs or RO Young Professional programs, this blog post is for you! In order to create your IEC (International Experience …Continue Reading

How to Pay for Biometrics from within Canada (International Experience Canada)

How to Pay for Biometrics from within Canada (International Experience Canada)

Posted January 27, 2020 in How To Guide, Recognized Organization (RO)

IMPORTANT UPDATE (March 20th, 2020): Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Government of Canada has announced that all-in Canada biometrics appointments are cancelled until further notice. If you had already booked an appointment within Canada to complete your Biometrics for your International Experience Canada work permit application, you must have already received an email showing a cancellation …Continue Reading

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Posted March 10, 2019 in News, Recognized Organization (RO)

  April 17th, 2020 Update from IEC: How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting – International Experience Canada applicants. Please note: IRCC is continuing to accept submissions of profiles into IEC pools. However, due to service interruptions, applications are not being processed at this time. No applications in processwill be closed or refused due to a lack of …Continue Reading

Stepwest Is Now A Recognized Organization (RO)!

Stepwest Is Now A Recognized Organization (RO)!

Posted March 1, 2016 in News, Recognized Organization (RO)

Hey guys! We have some super exciting news to share with you all – we’ve been designated as a Recognized Organization (RO) under IEC (International Experience Canada) by Citizenship and Immigration Canada! Before, we were only able to offer our Working Holiday in Canada and Internship in Canada programs to those from the 32 IEC approved countries. Basically, if …Continue Reading