Inclusions & Costs

Work New Zealand Includes... 

  • Travel advice and support leading up to your trip
  • Assistance in applying for the Working Holiday visa / IEP visa
  • Airport transfer voucher to take you directly to a hostel after you land
  • Two nights' accommodation booked for you by BUNAC
  • Work New Zealand program handbook
  • Assistance obtaining an Inland Revenue Department (IRD) number (equivalent of a Social Security Number)
  • Phone card with NZ$5 credit
  • Lonely Planet guidebook to living and working in New Zealand.
  • Comprehensive arrival orientation
  • Job support and assistance through postings, email alerts, database and 1 on 1 support from in-country partners
  • Tax and banking support
  • Accommodation listings
  • Free internet at the resource centers
  • Luggage storage
  • Mail forwarding services
  • 24/7 emergency contact throughout your trip

Work New Zealand Costs...

Essentials support package

IEP Visa Program 

$549

$629

Travel insurance*

12 months $672  

Support Funds
You may need to show proof of access to funds on arrival as
a requirement of the working holiday visa.

NZD $4200


Travel Insurance*

BUNAC offers a policy tailor-made to meet the needs of all work abroad participants. The cost will depend on the length of your trip and you can purchase anywhere from one to twelve months. All participants must have adequate international insurance. If you choose to take an alternative policy, you will need to provide evidence of the coverage to BUNAC before traveling. Please view the details of our insurance policy. and call 1-866-220-7771 to purchase.