You have to pay a fee to participate in International Experience Canada, which you must include in your application package. The fee amount can change depending on the currency exchange rate and is updated regularly. On the day you make your payment, you must ensure that your payment amount is the same as the participation fee shown on this website. No other amount will be accepted.
The current participation fee is: New Zealand $175.00
* A bank cheque can only be issued for a fee by a bank where you have an account. It must be signed by an authorised employee of the bank.
Please include the following information if you are making your payment via internet banking:
IMPORTANT: Include a print-out of your proof of payment with your IEC-WHP application.
IMPORTANT: Please do not transfer funds into the High Commission of Canada bank account until you are ready to submit your application.
As the applicant, you are responsible for all bank charges occurring in New Zealand. Any insufficient payment or overpayment received at the High Commission of Canada will automatically cause your application to be refused.
We accept Visa or Master Card credit card payments. Please fill out and sign the Credit Card Authorization form and include in your application package. Your card will be charged the participation fee of 150 Canadian dollars. This form is mandatory in order to process your payment by credit card.
No other forms of payment will be accepted.
The participation fee will be refunded if:
Your participation fee will not be refunded if:
All applicants are legally required to be truthful and disclose all relevant information with their applications. Applicants who submit an application package that contains misrepresented information, knowingly or unknowingly, will be denied entry to Canada and may also be banned from travelling to Canada. The details of the misrepresentation will remain permanently on record with Citizenship and Immigration Canada and the Canada Border Services Agency. For more information on misrepresentation, please visit Document Fraud (Misrepresentation).
Please note: The participation fee is not transferable under any circumstance, whether from person to person or from year to year.