“I can say it was an unforgettable experience. I can highly recommend it. It's a way to see more of this beautiful country Canada.” - Cecile Villiger, Working Holiday in Canada
The Working Holiday category is designed for Spanish citizens who intend to travel in Canada and who wish to find temporary paid employment to help pay for their stay. There are two sub-categories in the Working Holiday category in the Canada-Spain agreement.
Working-Holiday (WHP): This category is designed for Spanish youth wishing to go to Canada for tourism and cultural discovery purposes, while being authorised to work on a casual basis in order to increase their financial resources or to do volunteer work (maximum 12 months).
Student Summer Job: This category is designed for Spanish registered students of a postsecondary educational institution or training centre institution who plan to travel to Canada during academic vacations and who wish to work on a casual basis in order to increase their financial resources (maximum 3 months).
To be eligible for the Working Holiday/Student Summer Job category, you must:
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