What’s the difference between an International Experience Canada work permit and other work permits?
You can get an International Experience Canada (IEC) work permit only if
- you’re a foreign youth who’s eligible for IEC;
- you have a profile in an IEC pool; and
- you’ve received an invitation to apply for a work permit.
IEC is part of the International Mobility Program, which means employers who hire IEC participants do not need to complete a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA).
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