About this visa

Canadians have the unique opportunity to work and travel in Ukraine for up to one year with this working holiday visa. 

Participating countries

Ukraine has made Working Holiday visa agreements with the following 1 participating countries:

If you are a Citizen of Ukraine and are considering a Working Holiday experience in one of the participating countries above, contact the Embassy of the country in question for more information.

With this visa you can

This visa allows you to:

  • Live in Ukraine for up to one year
  • Study during your stay
  • Work during your stay
  • Re-enter Ukraine when you have traveled to other countries during the visa period


  • Canadian passport that is valid for the duration of your stay in Ukraine
  • Be aged between 18-35 years old (18 and 35 inclusive)
  • Proof of funds totalling CAN 2,500

  • Return flight ticket or sufficient funds for return flight.

  • Travel insurance for full duration of the visa that covers medical care, hospitalisation and repatriation.

  • Digital photo of yourself measuring at least 35 mm x 45 mm

Note: The visa conditions outlined above are subject to change without notice.

How to apply

  • Normal processing time: 5 weeks
  • Visa fee: 150 CAD

You must apply at the Embassy of Ukraine in Ottawa.

The address is;

310 Somerset St W, Ottawa, ON K2P 0J9

The immigration authority in Ukraine for processing Working Holiday visa's is Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.

Go to: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine

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