Working Holidays in Eastern Europe & Scandinavia

Take a look at working holiday visa opportunities in Eastern and Northern Europe.

Eastern Europe

Czech Republic 

Youth Mobility Agreement

  • 18 – 35 years old
  • Must have $3500CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Must possess a return ticket
  • Must posses health insurance during the duration of the trip

Estonia 

Youth Mobility Agreement 

  • 18- 35 years old
  • Must have $2500CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Must have health insurance during the entire duration of their stay

Latvia 

Youth Exchange Program 

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have $1800CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Must have a return ticket

Lithuania 

Youth Exchange Program 

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have $1800CAD
  • Visa is valid for up to 12 months
  • Must have health care insurance for the entire stay

Poland

Youth Mobility Program

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have $3500CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Number of visas available to Canadians in 2012: 750

Ukraine

Youth Mobility Program

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have $2500CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Must have return ticket
  • Must have health insurance during entire duration of stay
  • Number of visas available to Canadians in 2012: 200

Scandinavia 

Denmark

Working Holiday Visa

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have 15,000DKK (About $2600CAD)
  • Valid for 12 months BUT can only work for 6 months AND cannot work with 1 employer for more than 3 months
  • Must have a return ticket
  • Primary purpose must be to holiday
  • Must have complete health insurance during the duration of the entire trip

Norway

Youth Mobility Program 

  • 18-35 years old
  • Must have $2500CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Must have comprehensive health and liability insurance coverage

Sweden

Youth Exchange Program

  • 18-30 years old
  • Must have $2300CAD
  • Visa is valid for 12 months
  • Number of visas available to Canadians in 2012: limited, but not specified

Since you’re here, why don’t you check out working holiday visas for Western Europe or the Pacific, Asia and the Americas?

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