So you want to work in the UK, but are unsure of the costs involved. At IEP we are upfront with all costs that are associated with a working holiday program. You will find that we offer some of the lowest program fees on the market – don’t pay more!

It’s also important to understand that not all of the costs below are paid at once. You can review our ‘How to Apply’ information that outlines when certain fees are paid.

Program Fee

Work Britain Program Fee: $595

UK Visa Fees:

Youth Mobility Visa Fee £244

Ancestry Visa Fee: £516

International Health Surcharge

Youth Mobility Visa: £600

Ancestry Visa: £2000

Proof of Funds

Youth Mobility Visa: To be allowed to enter the UK on a Working Holiday Visa you must show proof of having at least £1890 (approximately $4,500) in your bank account on the date you complete your visa application

Ancestry Visa: Must provide documents proving that you are able to support yourself without access to public funds until you are able to find employment. IEP recommend having at least $4000 in your bank account on the date you complete your visa application.


When you are overseas the smallest incident can end up costing a lot of money. IEP offers a comprehensive insurance policy with a highly reputable insurer that will cover you for the full duration of your working holiday. To learn more about our insurance policies and to get a quote please contact us.


It is important to consider the range of costs associated with traveling overseas flights. Contact Katrina, our in-house STA Travel agent, to get a quote for flights, tours, accommodation and more on 0800 55 66 90 or


We are here to help, so if you have any questions about the program, visas or the UK in general please call contact us here or call 0800 700 705.

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