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Affordable program fees with International Volunteer HQ

Looking for the world's largest range of affordable volunteer abroad programs? With programs in over 50 different destinations and fees as little as US$180 (AU$266) per week, IVHQ has an affordable volunteering opportunity that's right for you!

Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
2 weeks $640 AU$946
3 weeks $795 AU$1,176
4 weeks $950 AU$1,405
5 weeks $1,105 AU$1,634
6 weeks $1,260 AU$1,864
8 weeks $1,570 AU$2,322
10 weeks $1,880 AU$2,781
12 weeks $2,190 AU$3,240
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week, while the Healthcare project has an extra cost of US$65 per week. These extra costs cover the supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program, lunch and dinner and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including meals.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Argentina - Cordoba

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $325 AU$480
2 weeks $540 AU$798
3 weeks $725 AU$1,072
4 weeks $910 AU$1,346
5 weeks $1,095 AU$1,620
6 weeks $1,275 AU$1,886
8 weeks $1,625 AU$2,404
10 weeks $1,965 AU$2,907
12 weeks $2,265 AU$3,351
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Lunches while in-country
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Argentina generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Australia

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $1,010 AU$1,494
2 weeks $2,040 AU$3,018
3 weeks $3,020 AU$4,468
4 weeks $4,000 AU$5,918
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Dinners while in-country and weekend lunches
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including dinners.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Bali - Lovina

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $350 AU$517
2 weeks $515 AU$761
3 weeks $680 AU$1,006
4 weeks $830 AU$1,228
5 weeks $975 AU$1,442
6 weeks $1,115 AU$1,649
8 weeks $1,385 AU$2,049
10 weeks $1,655 AU$2,448
12 weeks $1,925 AU$2,848
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The School and Community Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Bali - Ubud

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $325 AU$480
2 weeks $490 AU$724
3 weeks $655 AU$969
4 weeks $805 AU$1,191
5 weeks $950 AU$1,405
6 weeks $1,090 AU$1,612
8 weeks $1,360 AU$2,012
10 weeks $1,630 AU$2,411
12 weeks $1,900 AU$2,811
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the 1-week Introduction, the surcharge will only start from your second week. You can find the schedule outlined on the program page.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
2 weeks $650 AU$961
3 weeks $950 AU$1,405
4 weeks $1,250 AU$1,849
5 weeks $1,510 AU$2,234
6 weeks $1,770 AU$2,618
8 weeks $2,230 AU$3,299
10 weeks $2,690 AU$3,979
12 weeks $3,150 AU$4,660
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Belgium

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $645 AU$954
2 weeks $1,215 AU$1,797
3 weeks $1,775 AU$2,626
4 weeks $2,385 AU$3,528
5 weeks $2,935 AU$4,342
6 weeks $3,485 AU$5,156
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners, transport to and from your placement, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including lunches and dinners.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Belize

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $720 AU$1,065
2 weeks $1,405 AU$2,078
3 weeks $2,090 AU$3,092
4 weeks $2,775 AU$4,105
5 weeks $3,460 AU$5,119
6 weeks $4,145 AU$6,132
8 weeks $5,515 AU$8,159
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours
  • Accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights - accommodation in Placencia varies between US$25-US$150 per night
  • Transfer to and from the airport - approx US$6-US$10 each way
  • Snacks to take out to the island
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland
  • US$25 per week for marine conservation park fees
  • US$25 per week for dive gear rental
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Brazil

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
2 weeks $545 AU$806
3 weeks $695 AU$1,028
4 weeks $845 AU$1,250
5 weeks $995 AU$1,472
6 weeks $1,145 AU$1,694
8 weeks $1,445 AU$2,137
10 weeks $1,745 AU$2,581
12 weeks $2,045 AU$3,025
16 weeks $2,645 AU$3,913
20 weeks $3,245 AU$4,801
24 weeks $3,845 AU$5,688
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • If your chosen duration includes the Carnaval festival (12th - 19th February 2021), a one-off surcharge will apply which covers the increase in the cost of accommodation and living in Brazil during Carnaval. For those who will finish on the week beginning February 8th, US$50 will be added to the program fee. For those who will be on the program during the week beginning February 15th, US$250 will be added to the program fee.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Lunches and dinners while in-country
  • Portuguese lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Cambodia

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
2 weeks $380 AU$562
3 weeks $515 AU$761
4 weeks $630 AU$932
5 weeks $745 AU$1,102
6 weeks $860 AU$1,272
8 weeks $1,090 AU$1,612
10 weeks $1,320 AU$1,953
12 weeks $1,545 AU$2,285
16 weeks $1,985 AU$2,936
20 weeks $2,425 AU$3,587
24 weeks $2,865 AU$4,238
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa (US$30-35), flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check (mandatory), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement ($30-$60 per week), trips and tours in-country.
  • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Cambodia: Medical Project

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
3 weeks $715 AU$1,057
4 weeks $830 AU$1,228
5 weeks $1,045 AU$1,546
6 weeks $1,160 AU$1,716
8 weeks $1,390 AU$2,056
10 weeks $1,720 AU$2,544
12 weeks $1,945 AU$2,877
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa (US$30-35), flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check (mandatory), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement ($30-$60 per week), trips and tours in-country.
  • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

China

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $310 AU$458
2 weeks $490 AU$724
3 weeks $670 AU$991
4 weeks $850 AU$1,257
5 weeks $1,030 AU$1,523
6 weeks $1,210 AU$1,790
8 weeks $1,570 AU$2,322
10 weeks $1,930 AU$2,855
12 weeks $2,290 AU$3,388
16 weeks $3,010 AU$4,453
20 weeks $3,730 AU$5,518
24 weeks $4,450 AU$6,583
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in China generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Colombia - Bogota

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $270 AU$399
2 weeks $410 AU$606
3 weeks $540 AU$798
4 weeks $660 AU$976
5 weeks $780 AU$1,154
6 weeks $900 AU$1,331
8 weeks $1,190 AU$1,760
10 weeks $1,480 AU$2,189
12 weeks $1,780 AU$2,633
16 weeks $2,380 AU$3,521
20 weeks $2,980 AU$4,409
24 weeks $3,580 AU$5,296
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spanish lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Colombia - Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Colombia - Cartagena

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
2 weeks $470 AU$695
3 weeks $650 AU$961
4 weeks $790 AU$1,168
5 weeks $960 AU$1,420
6 weeks $1,125 AU$1,664
8 weeks $1,500 AU$2,219
10 weeks $1,875 AU$2,774
12 weeks $2,250 AU$3,328
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spanish lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Colombia - Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Costa Rica

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $380 AU$562
2 weeks $670 AU$991
3 weeks $955 AU$1,412
4 weeks $1,205 AU$1,782
5 weeks $1,410 AU$2,086
6 weeks $1,615 AU$2,389
8 weeks $2,025 AU$2,996
10 weeks $2,435 AU$3,602
12 weeks $2,845 AU$4,209
16 weeks $3,665 AU$5,422
20 weeks $4,485 AU$6,635
24 weeks $5,305 AU$7,849
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • The Turtle Conservation, Healthcare, Eco-Agriculture and Construction projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project has an extra cost of US$95 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Mandatory: Visa (when necessary), flights, travel insurance, and criminal background check.
  • Optional: Vaccinations, Spanish lessons
  • In-country costs: Souvenirs, in-country trips or tours transport to and from your placement if required, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program, lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), and transportation to and from placement (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
3 weeks $1,115 AU$1,649
4 weeks $1,385 AU$2,049
5 weeks $1,590 AU$2,352
6 weeks $1,795 AU$2,655
8 weeks $2,205 AU$3,262
10 weeks $2,615 AU$3,869
12 weeks $3,025 AU$4,475
16 weeks $3,845 AU$5,688
20 weeks $4,665 AU$6,902
24 weeks $5,485 AU$8,115
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
  • Spanish lessons (optional).
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Croatia

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $549 AU$812
2 weeks $819 AU$1,211
3 weeks $1,089 AU$1,611
4 weeks $1,359 AU$2,010
5 weeks $1,629 AU$2,410
6 weeks $1,899 AU$2,809
8 weeks $2,439 AU$3,608
10 weeks $2,979 AU$4,407
12 weeks $3,519 AU$5,206
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

Croatia: Marine Conservation Project

Duration Program Fee
USD AUD
1 week $905 AU$1,338
2 weeks $1,515 AU$2,241
3 weeks $2,130 AU$3,151
4 weeks $2,675 AU$3,957
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Ecuador - Quito

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $270 AU$399
    2 weeks $400 AU$591
    3 weeks $535 AU$791
    4 weeks $675 AU$998
    5 weeks $830 AU$1,228
    6 weeks $965 AU$1,427
    8 weeks $1,225 AU$1,812
    10 weeks $1,545 AU$2,285
    12 weeks $1,775 AU$2,626
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ecuador generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Ecuador - Santa Elena

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $365 AU$540
    2 weeks $495 AU$732
    3 weeks $660 AU$976
    4 weeks $795 AU$1,176
    5 weeks $960 AU$1,420
    6 weeks $1,095 AU$1,620
    8 weeks $1,355 AU$2,004
    10 weeks $1,685 AU$2,493
    12 weeks $1,905 AU$2,818
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Environmental Education project also has an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ecuador generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Fiji

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $370 AU$547
    2 weeks $540 AU$798
    3 weeks $710 AU$1,050
    4 weeks $880 AU$1,302
    5 weeks $1,030 AU$1,523
    6 weeks $1,185 AU$1,753
    8 weeks $1,495 AU$2,211
    10 weeks $1,805 AU$2,670
    12 weeks $2,115 AU$3,129
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the Introduction Week option, the surcharge will only start from your second week.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Ghana

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $270 AU$399
    2 weeks $410 AU$606
    3 weeks $530 AU$784
    4 weeks $650 AU$961
    5 weeks $770 AU$1,139
    6 weeks $920 AU$1,361
    8 weeks $1,210 AU$1,790
    10 weeks $1,500 AU$2,219
    12 weeks $1,800 AU$2,663
    16 weeks $2,420 AU$3,580
    20 weeks $3,040 AU$4,497
    24 weeks $3,660 AU$5,415
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical, Agriculture and Construction and Renovation projects have an extra cost of US$49 per week for additional supervision, materials and logistics involved. The Health Education and Outreach project has a one-off payment of US$520.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Greece

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $720 AU$1,065
    3 weeks $1,040 AU$1,538
    4 weeks $1,260 AU$1,864
    5 weeks $1,480 AU$2,189
    6 weeks $1,700 AU$2,515
    8 weeks $2,140 AU$3,166
    10 weeks $2,580 AU$3,817
    12 weeks $3,020 AU$4,468
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement ($50-$75 per week), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches and Dinners
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Greece generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Guatemala

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $330 AU$488
    2 weeks $570 AU$843
    3 weeks $775 AU$1,146
    4 weeks $975 AU$1,442
    5 weeks $1,145 AU$1,694
    6 weeks $1,315 AU$1,945
    8 weeks $1,655 AU$2,448
    10 weeks $1,995 AU$2,951
    12 weeks $2,335 AU$3,454
    16 weeks $3,015 AU$4,460
    20 weeks $3,695 AU$5,466
    24 weeks $4,375 AU$6,473
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical, Turtle Conservation, Construction, Eco-Agriculture Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$65 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    India - Delhi

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $250 AU$369
    2 weeks $320 AU$473
    3 weeks $440 AU$651
    4 weeks $560 AU$828
    5 weeks $680 AU$1,006
    6 weeks $800 AU$1,183
    8 weeks $1,040 AU$1,538
    10 weeks $1,280 AU$1,893
    12 weeks $1,520 AU$2,248
    16 weeks $2,000 AU$2,959
    20 weeks $2,480 AU$3,669
    24 weeks $2,960 AU$4,379
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in India - Delhi generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on tours and activities

    India - Kerala

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $420 AU$621
    2 weeks $565 AU$835
    3 weeks $710 AU$1,050
    4 weeks $855 AU$1,265
    5 weeks $1,000 AU$1,479
    6 weeks $1,145 AU$1,694
    8 weeks $1,435 AU$2,123
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical and Dentistry projects have a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a surcharge of US$50 per week for training and resources used on these projects.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, transport to and from placement, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Italy - Naples

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $735 AU$1,087
    3 weeks $985 AU$1,457
    4 weeks $1,235 AU$1,827
    5 weeks $1,485 AU$2,197
    6 weeks $1,735 AU$2,567
    8 weeks $2,235 AU$3,306
    10 weeks $2,735 AU$4,046
    12 weeks $3,235 AU$4,786
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Italy generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Italy - Rome

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $875 AU$1,294
    3 weeks $1,160 AU$1,716
    4 weeks $1,445 AU$2,137
    5 weeks $1,730 AU$2,559
    6 weeks $2,015 AU$2,981
    8 weeks $2,585 AU$3,824
    10 weeks $3,155 AU$4,667
    12 weeks $3,725 AU$5,511
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program.
    • Lunch and dinner each day - budget about US$10 per meal for this.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including meals. You will also need to budget an extra US$20 per week for City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Jamaica

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $395 AU$584
    2 weeks $715 AU$1,057
    3 weeks $1,000 AU$1,479
    4 weeks $1,275 AU$1,886
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs and in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Lunches and dinners while in-country.
    • Transport to and from your placement (between US$5 - $12 per day).
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Jordan

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $645 AU$954
    2 weeks $985 AU$1,457
    3 weeks $1,325 AU$1,960
    4 weeks $1,665 AU$2,463
    5 weeks $2,005 AU$2,966
    6 weeks $2,345 AU$3,469
    8 weeks $3,025 AU$4,475
    10 weeks $3,705 AU$5,481
    12 weeks $4,385 AU$6,487
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Kenya

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $280 AU$414
    2 weeks $400 AU$591
    3 weeks $520 AU$769
    4 weeks $640 AU$946
    5 weeks $760 AU$1,124
    6 weeks $880 AU$1,302
    8 weeks $1,120 AU$1,657
    10 weeks $1,360 AU$2,012
    12 weeks $1,600 AU$2,367
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Mombasa projects have a one-off extra cost of US$100 for the additional transport, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Laos

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $260 AU$384
    2 weeks $425 AU$628
    3 weeks $590 AU$872
    4 weeks $750 AU$1,109
    5 weeks $910 AU$1,346
    6 weeks $1,070 AU$1,583
    8 weeks $1,290 AU$1,908
    10 weeks $1,510 AU$2,234
    12 weeks $1,730 AU$2,559
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from placement.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Laos generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Madagascar

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $600 AU$887
    3 weeks $800 AU$1,183
    4 weeks $1,000 AU$1,479
    5 weeks $1,200 AU$1,775
    6 weeks $1,400 AU$2,071
    8 weeks $1,800 AU$2,663
    10 weeks $2,200 AU$3,255
    12 weeks $2,600 AU$3,846
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Community Development project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials used on this project. The Turtle Conservation project has a surcharge of US$75 per week for additional transportation, supervision and materials used on this project. The Island Outreach has a one off payment of US$565.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

    Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    4 weeks $1,520 AU$2,248
    5 weeks $1,750 AU$2,589
    6 weeks $1,980 AU$2,929
    8 weeks $2,440 AU$3,610
    10 weeks $2,900 AU$4,290
    12 weeks $3,360 AU$4,971
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Mexico - Merida

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $320 AU$473
    2 weeks $520 AU$769
    3 weeks $710 AU$1,050
    4 weeks $880 AU$1,302
    5 weeks $1,020 AU$1,509
    6 weeks $1,190 AU$1,760
    8 weeks $1,530 AU$2,263
    10 weeks $1,870 AU$2,766
    12 weeks $2,210 AU$3,269
    16 weeks $2,890 AU$4,275
    20 weeks $3,570 AU$5,281
    24 weeks $4,250 AU$6,288
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$90 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Morocco

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $310 AU$458
    2 weeks $580 AU$858
    3 weeks $770 AU$1,139
    4 weeks $960 AU$1,420
    5 weeks $1,150 AU$1,701
    6 weeks $1,340 AU$1,982
    8 weeks $1,720 AU$2,544
    10 weeks $2,000 AU$2,959
    12 weeks $2,280 AU$3,373
    16 weeks $2,840 AU$4,201
    20 weeks $3,400 AU$5,030
    24 weeks $3,960 AU$5,859
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Arabic/French lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Nepal

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $250 AU$369
    2 weeks $380 AU$562
    3 weeks $510 AU$754
    4 weeks $640 AU$946
    5 weeks $770 AU$1,139
    6 weeks $900 AU$1,331
    8 weeks $1,140 AU$1,686
    10 weeks $1,380 AU$2,041
    12 weeks $1,620 AU$2,396
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical Elective project has an extra cost of US$60 per week, while the Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week to cover training, resources and materials used in these projects.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program (Pre-arranged airport drop off from Kathmandu can be arranged for US$14)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$20 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    New Zealand

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $935 AU$1,383
    3 weeks $1,385 AU$2,049
    4 weeks $1,830 AU$2,707
    5 weeks $2,270 AU$3,358
    6 weeks $2,710 AU$4,009
    8 weeks $3,575 AU$5,289
    10 weeks $4,430 AU$6,554
    12 weeks $5,275 AU$7,804
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Dinners and weekend meals while in-country
    • Spending money - Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including dinners and weekend meals.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Peru - Cusco

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $330 AU$488
    2 weeks $570 AU$843
    3 weeks $775 AU$1,146
    4 weeks $975 AU$1,442
    5 weeks $1,145 AU$1,694
    6 weeks $1,315 AU$1,945
    8 weeks $1,655 AU$2,448
    10 weeks $1,995 AU$2,951
    12 weeks $2,335 AU$3,454
    16 weeks $3,015 AU$4,460
    20 weeks $3,695 AU$5,466
    24 weeks $4,375 AU$6,473
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Jungle Conservation, Eco-Agriculture Conservation, Construction and Renovation, Medical and Andean Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials, meals (if applicable) and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Peru - Cusco generally find US$70 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Peru - Lima

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $180 AU$266
    2 weeks $390 AU$577
    3 weeks $570 AU$843
    4 weeks $680 AU$1,006
    5 weeks $795 AU$1,176
    6 weeks $910 AU$1,346
    8 weeks $1,140 AU$1,686
    10 weeks $1,370 AU$2,026
    12 weeks $1,600 AU$2,367
    16 weeks $2,060 AU$3,047
    20 weeks $2,520 AU$3,728
    24 weeks $2,980 AU$4,409
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical and Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week to cover materials, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Peru - Lima generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Philippines

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $260 AU$384
    2 weeks $425 AU$628
    3 weeks $590 AU$872
    4 weeks $750 AU$1,109
    5 weeks $910 AU$1,346
    6 weeks $1,070 AU$1,583
    8 weeks $1,290 AU$1,908
    10 weeks $1,510 AU$2,234
    12 weeks $1,700 AU$2,515
    16 weeks $2,080 AU$3,077
    20 weeks $2,460 AU$3,639
    24 weeks $2,840 AU$4,201
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Philippines Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Portugal

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $549 AU$812
    2 weeks $819 AU$1,211
    3 weeks $1,089 AU$1,611
    4 weeks $1,359 AU$2,010
    5 weeks $1,629 AU$2,410
    6 weeks $1,899 AU$2,809
    8 weeks $2,439 AU$3,608
    10 weeks $3,029 AU$4,481
    12 weeks $3,569 AU$5,280
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - volunteers generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.

    Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $980 AU$1,449
    2 weeks $1,550 AU$2,293
    3 weeks $2,120 AU$3,136
    4 weeks $2,690 AU$3,979
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - volunteers generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

    Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $850 AU$1,257
    4 weeks $1,490 AU$2,204
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Puerto Rico

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $575 AU$850
    2 weeks $965 AU$1,427
    3 weeks $1,300 AU$1,923
    4 weeks $1,635 AU$2,419
    5 weeks $1,880 AU$2,781
    6 weeks $2,170 AU$3,210
    8 weeks $2,700 AU$3,994
    10 weeks $3,240 AU$4,793
    12 weeks $3,770 AU$5,577
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa (if required), flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement each day.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Lunch and dinner each day - budget about US$10 per meal for this.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Romania

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $360 AU$532
    2 weeks $570 AU$843
    3 weeks $770 AU$1,139
    4 weeks $960 AU$1,420
    5 weeks $1,140 AU$1,686
    6 weeks $1,320 AU$1,953
    8 weeks $1,680 AU$2,485
    10 weeks $2,040 AU$3,018
    12 weeks $2,400 AU$3,550
    16 weeks $3,080 AU$4,557
    20 weeks $3,760 AU$5,563
    24 weeks $4,440 AU$6,569
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    South Africa

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $250 AU$369
    2 weeks $420 AU$621
    3 weeks $590 AU$872
    4 weeks $760 AU$1,124
    5 weeks $930 AU$1,375
    6 weeks $1,100 AU$1,627
    8 weeks $1,440 AU$2,130
    10 weeks $1,780 AU$2,633
    12 weeks $2,120 AU$3,136
    16 weeks $2,800 AU$4,142
    20 weeks $3,480 AU$5,148
    24 weeks $4,160 AU$6,154
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    South Africa: Surf Outreach Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $320 AU$473
    2 weeks $560 AU$828
    3 weeks $800 AU$1,183
    4 weeks $1,040 AU$1,538
    5 weeks $1,280 AU$1,893
    6 weeks $1,520 AU$2,248
    8 weeks $2,000 AU$2,959
    10 weeks $2,480 AU$3,669
    12 weeks $2,960 AU$4,379
    16 weeks $3,920 AU$5,799
    20 weeks $4,880 AU$7,220
    24 weeks $5,840 AU$8,640
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    South Africa - Table View

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $325 AU$480
    2 weeks $545 AU$806
    3 weeks $835 AU$1,235
    4 weeks $1,145 AU$1,694
    5 weeks $1,445 AU$2,137
    6 weeks $1,735 AU$2,567
    8 weeks $2,315 AU$3,425
    10 weeks $2,895 AU$4,283
    12 weeks $3,475 AU$5,141
    16 weeks $4,635 AU$6,857
    20 weeks $5,795 AU$8,573
    24 weeks $6,955 AU$10,290
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $370 AU$547
    2 weeks $655 AU$969
    3 weeks $885 AU$1,309
    4 weeks $1,180 AU$1,745
    5 weeks $1,495 AU$2,211
    6 weeks $1,785 AU$2,640
    8 weeks $2,365 AU$3,499
    10 weeks $2,935 AU$4,342
    12 weeks $3,515 AU$5,200
    16 weeks $4,665 AU$6,902
    20 weeks $5,825 AU$8,618
    24 weeks $6,985 AU$10,334
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Spain - Barcelona

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $625 AU$924
    2 weeks $1,030 AU$1,523
    3 weeks $1,435 AU$2,123
    4 weeks $1,840 AU$2,722
    5 weeks $2,245 AU$3,321
    6 weeks $2,650 AU$3,920
    8 weeks $3,460 AU$5,119
    10 weeks $4,270 AU$6,317
    12 weeks $5,080 AU$7,516
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Barcelona city tax paid directly to the accommodation - budget about US$10 for this
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $950 AU$1,405
    2 weeks $1,570 AU$2,322
    3 weeks $2,190 AU$3,240
    4 weeks $2,810 AU$4,157
    5 weeks $3,430 AU$5,074
    6 weeks $4,050 AU$5,992
    8 weeks $5,290 AU$7,826
    10 weeks $6,530 AU$9,661
    12 weeks $7,770 AU$11,496
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Barcelona city tax paid directly to the accommodation - budget about US$10 for this
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Sri Lanka

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $315 AU$466
    2 weeks $445 AU$658
    3 weeks $595 AU$880
    4 weeks $745 AU$1,102
    5 weeks $890 AU$1,316
    6 weeks $1,040 AU$1,538
    8 weeks $1,340 AU$1,982
    10 weeks $1,640 AU$2,426
    12 weeks $1,940 AU$2,870
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $570 AU$843
    3 weeks $830 AU$1,228
    4 weeks $1,090 AU$1,612
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $1,010 AU$1,494
    3 weeks $1,230 AU$1,819
    4 weeks $1,450 AU$2,145
    5 weeks $1,670 AU$2,470
    6 weeks $1,890 AU$2,796
    8 weeks $2,330 AU$3,447
    10 weeks $2,770 AU$4,098
    12 weeks $3,210 AU$4,749
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Tanzania

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $270 AU$399
    2 weeks $390 AU$577
    3 weeks $540 AU$798
    4 weeks $655 AU$969
    5 weeks $770 AU$1,139
    6 weeks $885 AU$1,309
    8 weeks $1,115 AU$1,649
    10 weeks $1,345 AU$1,989
    12 weeks $1,575 AU$2,330
    16 weeks $2,035 AU$3,010
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • Independent volunteers under the age of 18 will have an additional cost of US$80 per week added to their program fee to cover extra logistical support provided by the local team. The Medical project has an additional surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision, materials, and logistics involved. The Animal Welfare project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 which covers costs involved in supervision and transport, and goes directly to the veterinarian volunteers are working with.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transport to and from your placement and transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Thailand

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $500 AU$739
    3 weeks $600 AU$887
    4 weeks $730 AU$1,080
    5 weeks $850 AU$1,257
    6 weeks $960 AU$1,420
    8 weeks $1,190 AU$1,760
    10 weeks $1,450 AU$2,145
    12 weeks $1,710 AU$2,530
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$20 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Thailand - Hua Hin

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $280 AU$414
    2 weeks $440 AU$651
    3 weeks $600 AU$887
    4 weeks $760 AU$1,124
    5 weeks $920 AU$1,361
    6 weeks $1,080 AU$1,597
    8 weeks $1,320 AU$1,953
    10 weeks $1,560 AU$2,308
    12 weeks $1,800 AU$2,663
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

    Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $310 AU$458
    2 weeks $490 AU$724
    3 weeks $670 AU$991
    4 weeks $850 AU$1,257
    5 weeks $1,030 AU$1,523
    6 weeks $1,210 AU$1,790
    8 weeks $1,470 AU$2,174
    10 weeks $1,730 AU$2,559
    12 weeks $1,990 AU$2,944
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - Chicago

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $630 AU$932
    2 weeks $1,055 AU$1,560
    3 weeks $1,420 AU$2,100
    4 weeks $1,790 AU$2,648
    5 weeks $2,110 AU$3,121
    6 weeks $2,435 AU$3,602
    8 weeks $3,105 AU$4,594
    10 weeks $3,505 AU$5,185
    12 weeks $4,070 AU$6,021
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - New Orleans

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $500 AU$739
    2 weeks $880 AU$1,302
    3 weeks $1,215 AU$1,797
    4 weeks $1,565 AU$2,315
    5 weeks $1,905 AU$2,818
    6 weeks $2,165 AU$3,203
    8 weeks $2,805 AU$4,150
    10 weeks $3,365 AU$4,978
    12 weeks $3,955 AU$5,851
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - Philadelphia

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $625 AU$924
    2 weeks $1,050 AU$1,553
    3 weeks $1,385 AU$2,049
    4 weeks $1,755 AU$2,596
    5 weeks $2,065 AU$3,055
    6 weeks $2,375 AU$3,513
    8 weeks $2,970 AU$4,394
    10 weeks $3,580 AU$5,296
    12 weeks $4,155 AU$6,147
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - San Diego

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $605 AU$895
    2 weeks $1,015 AU$1,501
    3 weeks $1,330 AU$1,967
    4 weeks $1,675 AU$2,478
    5 weeks $1,975 AU$2,922
    6 weeks $2,290 AU$3,388
    8 weeks $2,830 AU$4,187
    10 weeks $3,415 AU$5,052
    12 weeks $3,955 AU$5,851
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Victoria Falls

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    2 weeks $1,020 AU$1,509
    4 weeks $1,760 AU$2,604
    6 weeks $2,500 AU$3,698
    8 weeks $3,240 AU$4,793
    10 weeks $3,980 AU$5,888
    12 weeks $4,580 AU$6,776
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    • Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zimbabwe Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $275 AU$406
    2 weeks $435 AU$643
    3 weeks $595 AU$880
    4 weeks $755 AU$1,117
    5 weeks $915 AU$1,353
    6 weeks $1,075 AU$1,590
    8 weeks $1,295 AU$1,916
    10 weeks $1,515 AU$2,241
    12 weeks $1,725 AU$2,552
    16 weeks $2,145 AU$3,173
    20 weeks $2,565 AU$3,795
    24 weeks $2,985 AU$4,416
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Medical project has a surcharge of US$25 per week for training provided and resources used on this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$25 surcharge.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Zambia

    Duration Program Fee
    USD AUD
    1 week $270 AU$399
    2 weeks $430 AU$636
    3 weeks $560 AU$828
    4 weeks $690 AU$1,020
    5 weeks $820 AU$1,213
    6 weeks $950 AU$1,405
    8 weeks $1,210 AU$1,790
    10 weeks $1,470 AU$2,174
    12 weeks $1,730 AU$2,559
    16 weeks $2,250 AU$3,328
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately AU$442) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$49 per week for additional supervision and materials. The Medical project has a one-off surcharge of US$100 which goes to the Zambian Ministry of Health for use in the public health sector. The Rural Teaching project has a one-off surcharge of US$200 for the additional transport, supervision and logistics involved in this project.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement each day, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    • Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$225​ (subject to exchange rate) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    How to get started

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