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The Canada Working Holiday Visa: A Guide for Irish Citizens

The Canada Working Holiday Visa: A Guide for Irish Citizens

Posted October 26, 2020 in Working Holiday

UPDATED: November 25th, 2021 Are you thinking about moving to Canada on a working holiday visa? Canada and Ireland have an agreement in place allowing Irish citizens to stay in Canada for up to two years on a working holiday visa. That’s a nice amount of time to explore our great nation’s three coastlines, and make some …Continue Reading

Arrival in Canada: How to Activate your IEC Work Permit

Arrival in Canada: How to Activate your IEC Work Permit

Posted May 15, 2020 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Congratulations on receiving your IEC Working Holiday approval! Now it’s time to start preparing for your arrival in Canada. In order to do so, there are a few documents you must get ready to ensure your entry through Immigration Canada goes smoothly. Important note: Make sure you refer to the Government of Canada’s website for the most …Continue Reading

Biometrics for Canada IEC Visa Applications – Your Top FAQ’s

Biometrics for Canada IEC Visa Applications – Your Top FAQ’s

Posted March 20, 2020 in Hospitality Internship, Student Internship, Study & Work, Working Holiday

UPDATE November 2021 Are you looking to come to Canada under International Experience Canada (IEC) with a Working Holiday, International Co-op or Young Professional work permit? Biometrics is a required part of the process for applying for IEC work permits. Your Canada biometrics are requested AFTER submitting your IEC visa work permit application. They are not required …Continue Reading

How to file your taxes as a student or Working Holiday participant in Canada – Updated for 2022

How to file your taxes as a student or Working Holiday participant in Canada – Updated for 2022

Posted February 26, 2020 in How To Guide

Tax season is back! Whether you are planning to come to Canada or you are already living here as a Working Holiday participant or international student, you need to know that if you are working in Canada you are also paying taxes to the Canadian Government. Depending on how you completed your TD1 form, your employer will …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

6 Best Coffee Shops in Vancouver for Working Holiday

6 Best Coffee Shops in Vancouver for Working Holiday

Posted September 19, 2018 in Study & Work, Working Holiday

Have you just arrived in Vancouver for a Working Holiday or Study & Work and are looking for the best coffee shops in town? Whether you’re applying for jobs, studying, or just need to get some work done, a coffee shop is the perfect place to be productive! With so many to choose from, we’re here to help! …Continue Reading

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted August 29, 2018 in News, Study & Work, Working Holiday

Are you from Australia and want to come to Canada but didn’t think you could apply for your Working Holiday because of your age? Well, we have some exciting news for you! We got news that Canada and Australia have expanded the age range for those wanting to do a Working Holiday in Canada! This is exciting …Continue Reading

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

Posted May 22, 2018 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

NOTE: Please note that at Stepwest WE DO NOT ISSUE BCID CARDS. This is just an informative blog post for our Stepwest clients (Working Holiday holders or students registered in our study programs in Canada). If you have any questions about BCID, PLEASE CONTACT ICBC at 1-800-663-3051 or check their website here. Welcome to Canada! You are …Continue Reading

5 Things You Must Try On Your Working Holiday in Canada

5 Things You Must Try On Your Working Holiday in Canada

Posted April 14, 2016 in Working Holiday

We know that Canada is a big place and it can be a bit overwhelming deciding what you want to do once you’ve landed for your Working Holiday in Canada (besides work!). Do you want to explore the world-famous wilderness and experience the nature first hand? Do you want to try your hand at winter sports? The list can …Continue Reading