Korean Working Holiday
A New agreement has been provided for more opportunities for Koreans who wants to start something in Canada
New arrangement expands work opportunities for Canadian and South Korean youth
The Government of Canada is committed to strengthening ties with South Korea, a key partner for Canada in the Indo-Pacific, as we mark the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between our two countries this year.
Elimination of the working hours limit
The new expansion now allows individuals to work full-time, up to 40 hours a week and 2,080 hours a year.
Eligible Age Expansion
The Eligibility age will increase from 18-30 to 18-35. More people will be eligible for the program.
Extension of the Program
Most youth will have the option to participate twice in the program. And the length of the program will be extended from one year to two years.