Applications for Winter 2020 are now OPEN!


Applications for Winter 2020 are now OPEN!


So you want to work at a ski resort in Canada, 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

Initial Deposit Fee: $295

Final Payment: $700 – paid within 8 weeks of your initial deposit. If you need a payment plan – just ask us! Want to pay in full – no worries. We are here to help you make the move to Canada!

*The total program fee is $995, but to get the ball rolling you only need to make an initial payment of $295!

IEC Canadian Working Holiday Visa Fee

IEC Visa Fee: CA$250

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).


IEP offer a comprehensive insurance policy that covers both winter sports and working holidays. It is a visa requirement that you must purchase insurance for the entire duration of your stay when you enter Canada, so make it a one-stop-shop with IEP and let us book your travel insurance for working, living and skiing in Canada. Contact us to talk through insurance options and fees.


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 [email protected]


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.

What to pay, when to pay it, how much is this whole thing going to cost you? If you would like some clarification on anything at all, 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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