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Argentina - Buenos Aires

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Volunteer projects available in Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$891 Equivalent to AU$64/day
3 weeks AU$1107 Equivalent to AU$53/day
4 weeks AU$1323 Equivalent to AU$48/day
5 weeks AU$1539 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1755 Equivalent to AU$42/day
8 weeks AU$2187 Equivalent to AU$40/day
10 weeks AU$2619 Equivalent to AU$38/day
12 weeks AU$3051 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch and dinner, in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Argentina - Cordoba

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$452 Equivalent to AU$65/day
2 weeks AU$752 Equivalent to AU$54/day
3 weeks AU$1010 Equivalent to AU$49/day
4 weeks AU$1267 Equivalent to AU$46/day
5 weeks AU$1525 Equivalent to AU$44/day
6 weeks AU$1776 Equivalent to AU$43/day
8 weeks AU$2263 Equivalent to AU$41/day
10 weeks AU$2737 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3155 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Australia

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Volunteer projects available in Australia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1407 Equivalent to AU$201/day
2 weeks AU$2842 Equivalent to AU$203/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily Breakfasts and weekday lunches
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Program Fees for the Australia program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.

Bali - Lovina

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Volunteer projects available in Bali - Lovina

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$487 Equivalent to AU$70/day
2 weeks AU$717 Equivalent to AU$52/day
3 weeks AU$947 Equivalent to AU$46/day
4 weeks AU$1156 Equivalent to AU$42/day
5 weeks AU$1358 Equivalent to AU$39/day
6 weeks AU$1553 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1929 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2305 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2681 Equivalent to AU$32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Bali - Ubud

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$452 Equivalent to AU$65/day
2 weeks AU$682 Equivalent to AU$49/day
3 weeks AU$912 Equivalent to AU$44/day
4 weeks AU$1121 Equivalent to AU$41/day
5 weeks AU$1323 Equivalent to AU$38/day
6 weeks AU$1518 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1894 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2270 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2647 Equivalent to AU$32/day
Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$905 Equivalent to AU$65/day
3 weeks AU$1323 Equivalent to AU$63/day
4 weeks AU$1741 Equivalent to AU$63/day
5 weeks AU$2103 Equivalent to AU$61/day
6 weeks AU$2465 Equivalent to AU$59/day
8 weeks AU$3106 Equivalent to AU$56/day
10 weeks AU$3747 Equivalent to AU$54/day
12 weeks AU$4388 Equivalent to AU$53/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Belgium

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Volunteer projects available in Belgium

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$898 Equivalent to AU$129/day
2 weeks AU$1692 Equivalent to AU$121/day
3 weeks AU$2472 Equivalent to AU$118/day
4 weeks AU$3322 Equivalent to AU$119/day
5 weeks AU$4089 Equivalent to AU$117/day
6 weeks AU$4855 Equivalent to AU$116/day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses including, meals, transport and miscellaneous expenses.

Belize

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Volunteer projects available in Belize

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1191 Equivalent to AU$171/day
2 weeks AU$2270 Equivalent to AU$163/day
3 weeks AU$3350 Equivalent to AU$160/day
4 weeks AU$4430 Equivalent to AU$159/day
5 weeks AU$5510 Equivalent to AU$158/day
6 weeks AU$6589 Equivalent to AU$157/day
8 weeks AU$8749 Equivalent to AU$157/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, and transport to and from the airport.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$25 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees and US$25 per week for dive gear rental.

Brazil

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Volunteer projects available in Brazil

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$759 Equivalent to AU$55/day
3 weeks AU$968 Equivalent to AU$47/day
4 weeks AU$1177 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1386 Equivalent to AU$40/day
6 weeks AU$1595 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$2013 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2431 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2849 Equivalent to AU$34/day
16 weeks AU$3685 Equivalent to AU$33/day
20 weeks AU$4520 Equivalent to AU$33/day
24 weeks AU$5356 Equivalent to AU$32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.

Cambodia

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Volunteer projects available in Cambodia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$529 Equivalent to AU$38/day
3 weeks AU$717 Equivalent to AU$35/day
4 weeks AU$877 Equivalent to AU$32/day
5 weeks AU$1037 Equivalent to AU$30/day
6 weeks AU$1198 Equivalent to AU$29/day
8 weeks AU$1518 Equivalent to AU$28/day
10 weeks AU$1839 Equivalent to AU$27/day
12 weeks AU$2152 Equivalent to AU$26/day
16 weeks AU$2765 Equivalent to AU$25/day
20 weeks AU$3378 Equivalent to AU$25/day
24 weeks AU$3991 Equivalent to AU$24/day
Cambodia: Medical Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks AU$996 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1156 Equivalent to AU$42/day
5 weeks AU$1455 Equivalent to AU$42/day
6 weeks AU$1616 Equivalent to AU$39/day
8 weeks AU$1936 Equivalent to AU$35/day
10 weeks AU$2396 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2709 Equivalent to AU$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$50-80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

China

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Volunteer projects available in China

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$431 Equivalent to AU$62/day
2 weeks AU$682 Equivalent to AU$49/day
3 weeks AU$933 Equivalent to AU$45/day
4 weeks AU$1184 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1435 Equivalent to AU$41/day
6 weeks AU$1685 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2187 Equivalent to AU$40/day
10 weeks AU$2688 Equivalent to AU$39/day
12 weeks AU$3190 Equivalent to AU$38/day
16 weeks AU$4193 Equivalent to AU$38/day
20 weeks AU$5196 Equivalent to AU$38/day
24 weeks AU$6199 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Colombia - Bogota

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Bogota

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$376 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$571 Equivalent to AU$41/day
3 weeks AU$752 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$919 Equivalent to AU$33/day
5 weeks AU$1086 Equivalent to AU$32/day
6 weeks AU$1253 Equivalent to AU$30/day
8 weeks AU$1657 Equivalent to AU$30/day
10 weeks AU$2061 Equivalent to AU$30/day
12 weeks AU$2479 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3315 Equivalent to AU$30/day
20 weeks AU$4151 Equivalent to AU$30/day
24 weeks AU$4987 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals Monday to Friday
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Colombia - Cartagena

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Cartagena

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$654 Equivalent to AU$47/day
3 weeks AU$905 Equivalent to AU$44/day
4 weeks AU$1100 Equivalent to AU$40/day
5 weeks AU$1337 Equivalent to AU$39/day
6 weeks AU$1567 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$2089 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2612 Equivalent to AU$38/day
12 weeks AU$3134 Equivalent to AU$38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals Monday to Friday
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Costa Rica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$529 Equivalent to AU$76/day
2 weeks AU$933 Equivalent to AU$67/day
3 weeks AU$1330 Equivalent to AU$64/day
4 weeks AU$1678 Equivalent to AU$60/day
5 weeks AU$1964 Equivalent to AU$57/day
6 weeks AU$2250 Equivalent to AU$54/day
8 weeks AU$2821 Equivalent to AU$51/day
10 weeks AU$3392 Equivalent to AU$49/day
12 weeks AU$3963 Equivalent to AU$48/day
16 weeks AU$5106 Equivalent to AU$46/day
20 weeks AU$6248 Equivalent to AU$45/day
24 weeks AU$7390 Equivalent to AU$44/day
Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks AU$1553 Equivalent to AU$74/day
4 weeks AU$1929 Equivalent to AU$69/day
5 weeks AU$2215 Equivalent to AU$64/day
6 weeks AU$2500 Equivalent to AU$60/day
8 weeks AU$3072 Equivalent to AU$55/day
10 weeks AU$3643 Equivalent to AU$53/day
12 weeks AU$4214 Equivalent to AU$51/day
16 weeks AU$5356 Equivalent to AU$48/day
20 weeks AU$6499 Equivalent to AU$47/day
24 weeks AU$7641 Equivalent to AU$46/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Croatia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$764 Equivalent to AU$110/day
2 weeks AU$1141 Equivalent to AU$82/day
3 weeks AU$1517 Equivalent to AU$73/day
4 weeks AU$1893 Equivalent to AU$68/day
5 weeks AU$2269 Equivalent to AU$65/day
6 weeks AU$2645 Equivalent to AU$63/day
8 weeks AU$3398 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$4150 Equivalent to AU$60/day
12 weeks AU$4902 Equivalent to AU$59/day
Croatia: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1260 Equivalent to AU$180/day
2 weeks AU$2110 Equivalent to AU$151/day
3 weeks AU$2967 Equivalent to AU$142/day
4 weeks AU$3726 Equivalent to AU$134/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Ecuador - Quito

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$376 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$557 Equivalent to AU$40/day
3 weeks AU$745 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$940 Equivalent to AU$34/day
5 weeks AU$1156 Equivalent to AU$34/day
6 weeks AU$1344 Equivalent to AU$32/day
8 weeks AU$1706 Equivalent to AU$31/day
10 weeks AU$2152 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2472 Equivalent to AU$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

Ecuador - Santa Elena

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$508 Equivalent to AU$73/day
2 weeks AU$689 Equivalent to AU$50/day
3 weeks AU$919 Equivalent to AU$44/day
4 weeks AU$1107 Equivalent to AU$40/day
5 weeks AU$1337 Equivalent to AU$39/day
6 weeks AU$1525 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$1887 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2347 Equivalent to AU$34/day
12 weeks AU$2654 Equivalent to AU$32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Environmental Education project also has an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Santa Elena generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Fiji

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Volunteer projects available in Fiji

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$515 Equivalent to AU$74/day
2 weeks AU$752 Equivalent to AU$54/day
3 weeks AU$989 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1226 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1435 Equivalent to AU$41/day
6 weeks AU$1650 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2082 Equivalent to AU$38/day
10 weeks AU$2514 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2946 Equivalent to AU$36/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Ghana

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$376 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$571 Equivalent to AU$41/day
3 weeks AU$738 Equivalent to AU$36/day
4 weeks AU$905 Equivalent to AU$33/day
5 weeks AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$31/day
6 weeks AU$1281 Equivalent to AU$31/day
8 weeks AU$1685 Equivalent to AU$31/day
10 weeks AU$2089 Equivalent to AU$30/day
12 weeks AU$2507 Equivalent to AU$30/day
16 weeks AU$3371 Equivalent to AU$31/day
20 weeks AU$4235 Equivalent to AU$31/day
24 weeks AU$5099 Equivalent to AU$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.

Greece

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1003 Equivalent to AU$72/day
3 weeks AU$1448 Equivalent to AU$69/day
4 weeks AU$1755 Equivalent to AU$63/day
5 weeks AU$2061 Equivalent to AU$59/day
6 weeks AU$2368 Equivalent to AU$57/day
8 weeks AU$2981 Equivalent to AU$54/day
10 weeks AU$3594 Equivalent to AU$52/day
12 weeks AU$4207 Equivalent to AU$51/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Greece generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including lunch and dinner, transport and miscellaneous spending.

Guatemala

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$459 Equivalent to AU$66/day
2 weeks AU$794 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1079 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1358 Equivalent to AU$49/day
5 weeks AU$1595 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1832 Equivalent to AU$44/day
8 weeks AU$2305 Equivalent to AU$42/day
10 weeks AU$2779 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3253 Equivalent to AU$39/day
16 weeks AU$4200 Equivalent to AU$38/day
20 weeks AU$5147 Equivalent to AU$37/day
24 weeks AU$6095 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Beach and Turtle Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

India - Delhi

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Volunteer projects available in India - Delhi

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$348 Equivalent to AU$50/day
2 weeks AU$445 Equivalent to AU$32/day
3 weeks AU$613 Equivalent to AU$30/day
4 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$28/day
5 weeks AU$947 Equivalent to AU$28/day
6 weeks AU$1114 Equivalent to AU$27/day
8 weeks AU$1448 Equivalent to AU$26/day
10 weeks AU$1783 Equivalent to AU$26/day
12 weeks AU$2117 Equivalent to AU$26/day
16 weeks AU$2786 Equivalent to AU$25/day
20 weeks AU$3455 Equivalent to AU$25/day
24 weeks AU$4123 Equivalent to AU$25/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

India - Kerala

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Volunteer projects available in India - Kerala

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$585 Equivalent to AU$84/day
2 weeks AU$787 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$989 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1191 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1393 Equivalent to AU$40/day
6 weeks AU$1595 Equivalent to AU$38/day
8 weeks AU$1999 Equivalent to AU$36/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Italy - Naples

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Volunteer projects available in Italy - Naples

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1024 Equivalent to AU$74/day
3 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$66/day
4 weeks AU$1720 Equivalent to AU$62/day
5 weeks AU$2068 Equivalent to AU$60/day
6 weeks AU$2417 Equivalent to AU$58/day
8 weeks AU$3113 Equivalent to AU$56/day
10 weeks AU$3810 Equivalent to AU$55/day
12 weeks AU$4507 Equivalent to AU$54/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Italy generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including, lunch and dinner on the weekends and transport.

Italy - Rome

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1246 Equivalent to AU$89/day
3 weeks AU$1692 Equivalent to AU$81/day
4 weeks AU$2138 Equivalent to AU$77/day
5 weeks AU$2584 Equivalent to AU$74/day
6 weeks AU$3030 Equivalent to AU$73/day
8 weeks AU$3921 Equivalent to AU$71/day
10 weeks AU$4813 Equivalent to AU$69/day
12 weeks AU$5705 Equivalent to AU$68/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$3 per night for the Rome Tourist Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Jamaica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$550 Equivalent to AU$79/day
2 weeks AU$996 Equivalent to AU$72/day
3 weeks AU$1393 Equivalent to AU$67/day
4 weeks AU$1776 Equivalent to AU$64/day
5 weeks AU$2145 Equivalent to AU$62/day
6 weeks AU$2500 Equivalent to AU$60/day
8 weeks AU$3190 Equivalent to AU$57/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Jordan

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$898 Equivalent to AU$129/day
2 weeks AU$1372 Equivalent to AU$98/day
3 weeks AU$1846 Equivalent to AU$88/day
4 weeks AU$2319 Equivalent to AU$83/day
5 weeks AU$2793 Equivalent to AU$80/day
6 weeks AU$3267 Equivalent to AU$78/day
8 weeks AU$4214 Equivalent to AU$76/day
10 weeks AU$5161 Equivalent to AU$74/day
12 weeks AU$6109 Equivalent to AU$73/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Kenya

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$557 Equivalent to AU$40/day
3 weeks AU$724 Equivalent to AU$35/day
4 weeks AU$891 Equivalent to AU$32/day
5 weeks AU$1058 Equivalent to AU$31/day
6 weeks AU$1226 Equivalent to AU$30/day
8 weeks AU$1560 Equivalent to AU$28/day
10 weeks AU$1894 Equivalent to AU$28/day
12 weeks AU$2229 Equivalent to AU$27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Laos

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Volunteer projects available in Laos

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$362 Equivalent to AU$52/day
2 weeks AU$592 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$821 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1044 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1267 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1490 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1797 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2103 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2410 Equivalent to AU$29/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Madagascar

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$835 Equivalent to AU$60/day
3 weeks AU$1114 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1393 Equivalent to AU$50/day
5 weeks AU$1671 Equivalent to AU$48/day
6 weeks AU$1950 Equivalent to AU$47/day
8 weeks AU$2507 Equivalent to AU$45/day
10 weeks AU$3065 Equivalent to AU$44/day
12 weeks AU$3622 Equivalent to AU$44/day
Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
4 weeks AU$2117 Equivalent to AU$76/day
5 weeks AU$2438 Equivalent to AU$70/day
6 weeks AU$2758 Equivalent to AU$66/day
8 weeks AU$3399 Equivalent to AU$61/day
10 weeks AU$4040 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4681 Equivalent to AU$56/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Mexico - Merida

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Volunteer projects available in Mexico - Merida

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$445 Equivalent to AU$64/day
2 weeks AU$724 Equivalent to AU$52/day
3 weeks AU$989 Equivalent to AU$48/day
4 weeks AU$1226 Equivalent to AU$44/day
5 weeks AU$1421 Equivalent to AU$41/day
6 weeks AU$1657 Equivalent to AU$40/day
8 weeks AU$2131 Equivalent to AU$39/day
10 weeks AU$2605 Equivalent to AU$38/day
12 weeks AU$3078 Equivalent to AU$37/day
16 weeks AU$4026 Equivalent to AU$36/day
20 weeks AU$4973 Equivalent to AU$36/day
24 weeks AU$5921 Equivalent to AU$36/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Morocco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$431 Equivalent to AU$62/day
2 weeks AU$808 Equivalent to AU$58/day
3 weeks AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1337 Equivalent to AU$48/day
5 weeks AU$1602 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1866 Equivalent to AU$45/day
8 weeks AU$2396 Equivalent to AU$43/day
10 weeks AU$2786 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3176 Equivalent to AU$38/day
16 weeks AU$3956 Equivalent to AU$36/day
20 weeks AU$4736 Equivalent to AU$34/day
24 weeks AU$5517 Equivalent to AU$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.

Nepal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$348 Equivalent to AU$50/day
2 weeks AU$529 Equivalent to AU$38/day
3 weeks AU$710 Equivalent to AU$34/day
4 weeks AU$891 Equivalent to AU$32/day
5 weeks AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$31/day
6 weeks AU$1253 Equivalent to AU$30/day
8 weeks AU$1588 Equivalent to AU$29/day
10 weeks AU$1922 Equivalent to AU$28/day
12 weeks AU$2257 Equivalent to AU$27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$30 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

New Zealand

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Volunteer projects available in New Zealand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1302 Equivalent to AU$93/day
3 weeks AU$1929 Equivalent to AU$92/day
4 weeks AU$2549 Equivalent to AU$92/day
5 weeks AU$3162 Equivalent to AU$91/day
6 weeks AU$3775 Equivalent to AU$90/day
8 weeks AU$4980 Equivalent to AU$89/day
10 weeks AU$6171 Equivalent to AU$89/day
12 weeks AU$7349 Equivalent to AU$88/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and lunch from Monday to Friday
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend breakfast and lunches and all dinners, as well as local tours and activities.

Peru - Cusco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$459 Equivalent to AU$66/day
2 weeks AU$794 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1079 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1358 Equivalent to AU$49/day
5 weeks AU$1595 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1832 Equivalent to AU$44/day
8 weeks AU$2305 Equivalent to AU$42/day
10 weeks AU$2779 Equivalent to AU$40/day
12 weeks AU$3253 Equivalent to AU$39/day
16 weeks AU$4200 Equivalent to AU$38/day
20 weeks AU$5147 Equivalent to AU$37/day
24 weeks AU$6095 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Jungle Conservation, Andean Immersion, and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Peru - Lima

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$250 Equivalent to AU$36/day
2 weeks AU$543 Equivalent to AU$39/day
3 weeks AU$794 Equivalent to AU$38/day
4 weeks AU$947 Equivalent to AU$34/day
5 weeks AU$1107 Equivalent to AU$32/day
6 weeks AU$1267 Equivalent to AU$31/day
8 weeks AU$1588 Equivalent to AU$29/day
10 weeks AU$1908 Equivalent to AU$28/day
12 weeks AU$2229 Equivalent to AU$27/day
16 weeks AU$2870 Equivalent to AU$26/day
20 weeks AU$3510 Equivalent to AU$26/day
24 weeks AU$4151 Equivalent to AU$25/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Philippines

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Volunteer projects available in Philippines

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$362 Equivalent to AU$52/day
2 weeks AU$592 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$821 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1044 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1267 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1490 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1797 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2103 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2368 Equivalent to AU$29/day
16 weeks AU$2897 Equivalent to AU$26/day
20 weeks AU$3427 Equivalent to AU$25/day
24 weeks AU$3956 Equivalent to AU$24/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Portugal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$633 Equivalent to AU$91/day
2 weeks AU$968 Equivalent to AU$70/day
3 weeks AU$1302 Equivalent to AU$62/day
4 weeks AU$1637 Equivalent to AU$59/day
5 weeks AU$1971 Equivalent to AU$57/day
6 weeks AU$2305 Equivalent to AU$55/day
8 weeks AU$2974 Equivalent to AU$54/day
10 weeks AU$3712 Equivalent to AU$54/day
12 weeks AU$4381 Equivalent to AU$53/day
Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1184 Equivalent to AU$85/day
4 weeks AU$2075 Equivalent to AU$75/day
Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1260 Equivalent to AU$180/day
2 weeks AU$2110 Equivalent to AU$151/day
3 weeks AU$2967 Equivalent to AU$142/day
4 weeks AU$3726 Equivalent to AU$134/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects 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.

Puerto Rico

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Volunteer projects available in Puerto Rico

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$801 Equivalent to AU$115/day
2 weeks AU$1344 Equivalent to AU$96/day
3 weeks AU$1811 Equivalent to AU$87/day
4 weeks AU$2277 Equivalent to AU$82/day
5 weeks AU$2619 Equivalent to AU$75/day
6 weeks AU$3023 Equivalent to AU$72/day
8 weeks AU$3761 Equivalent to AU$68/day
10 weeks AU$4513 Equivalent to AU$65/day
12 weeks AU$5252 Equivalent to AU$63/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast only.
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and in-country tours.

Romania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$501 Equivalent to AU$72/day
2 weeks AU$794 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1072 Equivalent to AU$52/day
4 weeks AU$1337 Equivalent to AU$48/day
5 weeks AU$1588 Equivalent to AU$46/day
6 weeks AU$1839 Equivalent to AU$44/day
8 weeks AU$2340 Equivalent to AU$42/day
10 weeks AU$2842 Equivalent to AU$41/day
12 weeks AU$3343 Equivalent to AU$40/day
16 weeks AU$4291 Equivalent to AU$39/day
20 weeks AU$5238 Equivalent to AU$38/day
24 weeks AU$6185 Equivalent to AU$37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.

South Africa

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$348 Equivalent to AU$50/day
2 weeks AU$585 Equivalent to AU$42/day
3 weeks AU$821 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1058 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1295 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1532 Equivalent to AU$37/day
8 weeks AU$2006 Equivalent to AU$36/day
10 weeks AU$2479 Equivalent to AU$36/day
12 weeks AU$2953 Equivalent to AU$36/day
16 weeks AU$3900 Equivalent to AU$35/day
20 weeks AU$4848 Equivalent to AU$35/day
24 weeks AU$5795 Equivalent to AU$35/day
South Africa: Surf Outreach Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$445 Equivalent to AU$64/day
2 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$56/day
3 weeks AU$1114 Equivalent to AU$54/day
4 weeks AU$1448 Equivalent to AU$52/day
5 weeks AU$1783 Equivalent to AU$51/day
6 weeks AU$2117 Equivalent to AU$51/day
8 weeks AU$2786 Equivalent to AU$50/day
10 weeks AU$3455 Equivalent to AU$50/day
12 weeks AU$4123 Equivalent to AU$50/day
16 weeks AU$5461 Equivalent to AU$49/day
20 weeks AU$6798 Equivalent to AU$49/day
24 weeks AU$8136 Equivalent to AU$49/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Kruger

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Kruger

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1149 Equivalent to AU$83/day
4 weeks AU$1922 Equivalent to AU$69/day
6 weeks AU$2626 Equivalent to AU$63/day
8 weeks AU$3329 Equivalent to AU$60/day
10 weeks AU$4033 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4736 Equivalent to AU$57/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and a criminal background check.
  • Please note: due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge in order to cater for some dietary requirements (US$20 per week for vegetarian and US$30 per week for vegan, gluten and lactose intolerance).
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Table View

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Table View

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$452 Equivalent to AU$65/day
2 weeks AU$759 Equivalent to AU$55/day
3 weeks AU$1163 Equivalent to AU$56/day
4 weeks AU$1595 Equivalent to AU$57/day
5 weeks AU$2013 Equivalent to AU$58/day
6 weeks AU$2417 Equivalent to AU$58/day
8 weeks AU$3225 Equivalent to AU$58/day
10 weeks AU$4033 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4841 Equivalent to AU$58/day
16 weeks AU$6457 Equivalent to AU$58/day
20 weeks AU$8073 Equivalent to AU$58/day
24 weeks AU$9689 Equivalent to AU$58/day
South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$515 Equivalent to AU$74/day
2 weeks AU$912 Equivalent to AU$66/day
3 weeks AU$1232 Equivalent to AU$59/day
4 weeks AU$1643 Equivalent to AU$59/day
5 weeks AU$2082 Equivalent to AU$60/day
6 weeks AU$2486 Equivalent to AU$60/day
8 weeks AU$3294 Equivalent to AU$59/day
10 weeks AU$4089 Equivalent to AU$59/day
12 weeks AU$4897 Equivalent to AU$59/day
16 weeks AU$6499 Equivalent to AU$59/day
20 weeks AU$8115 Equivalent to AU$58/day
24 weeks AU$9731 Equivalent to AU$58/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Spain - Barcelona

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$870 Equivalent to AU$125/day
2 weeks AU$1435 Equivalent to AU$103/day
3 weeks AU$1999 Equivalent to AU$96/day
4 weeks AU$2563 Equivalent to AU$92/day
5 weeks AU$3127 Equivalent to AU$90/day
6 weeks AU$3692 Equivalent to AU$88/day
8 weeks AU$4820 Equivalent to AU$87/day
10 weeks AU$5948 Equivalent to AU$85/day
12 weeks AU$7077 Equivalent to AU$85/day
Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$1323 Equivalent to AU$189/day
2 weeks AU$2187 Equivalent to AU$157/day
3 weeks AU$3051 Equivalent to AU$146/day
4 weeks AU$3914 Equivalent to AU$140/day
5 weeks AU$4778 Equivalent to AU$137/day
6 weeks AU$5642 Equivalent to AU$135/day
8 weeks AU$7370 Equivalent to AU$132/day
10 weeks AU$9097 Equivalent to AU$130/day
12 weeks AU$10825 Equivalent to AU$129/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Sri Lanka

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$438 Equivalent to AU$63/day
2 weeks AU$619 Equivalent to AU$45/day
3 weeks AU$828 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1037 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1239 Equivalent to AU$36/day
6 weeks AU$1448 Equivalent to AU$35/day
8 weeks AU$1866 Equivalent to AU$34/day
10 weeks AU$2284 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2702 Equivalent to AU$33/day
Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$794 Equivalent to AU$57/day
3 weeks AU$1156 Equivalent to AU$56/day
4 weeks AU$1518 Equivalent to AU$55/day
Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1407 Equivalent to AU$101/day
3 weeks AU$1713 Equivalent to AU$82/day
4 weeks AU$2020 Equivalent to AU$73/day
5 weeks AU$2326 Equivalent to AU$67/day
6 weeks AU$2633 Equivalent to AU$63/day
8 weeks AU$3246 Equivalent to AU$58/day
10 weeks AU$3859 Equivalent to AU$56/day
12 weeks AU$4472 Equivalent to AU$54/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Tanzania

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Volunteer projects available in Tanzania

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$376 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$543 Equivalent to AU$39/day
3 weeks AU$787 Equivalent to AU$38/day
4 weeks AU$982 Equivalent to AU$36/day
5 weeks AU$1191 Equivalent to AU$35/day
6 weeks AU$1400 Equivalent to AU$34/day
8 weeks AU$1839 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2298 Equivalent to AU$33/day
12 weeks AU$2758 Equivalent to AU$33/day
16 weeks AU$3678 Equivalent to AU$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$696 Equivalent to AU$50/day
3 weeks AU$835 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1017 Equivalent to AU$37/day
5 weeks AU$1184 Equivalent to AU$34/day
6 weeks AU$1337 Equivalent to AU$32/day
8 weeks AU$1657 Equivalent to AU$30/day
10 weeks AU$2020 Equivalent to AU$29/day
12 weeks AU$2382 Equivalent to AU$29/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand - Hua Hin

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand - Hua Hin

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$390 Equivalent to AU$56/day
2 weeks AU$613 Equivalent to AU$44/day
3 weeks AU$835 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1058 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1281 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1504 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1839 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2173 Equivalent to AU$32/day
12 weeks AU$2507 Equivalent to AU$30/day
Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$431 Equivalent to AU$62/day
2 weeks AU$682 Equivalent to AU$49/day
3 weeks AU$933 Equivalent to AU$45/day
4 weeks AU$1184 Equivalent to AU$43/day
5 weeks AU$1435 Equivalent to AU$41/day
6 weeks AU$1685 Equivalent to AU$41/day
8 weeks AU$2048 Equivalent to AU$37/day
10 weeks AU$2410 Equivalent to AU$35/day
12 weeks AU$2772 Equivalent to AU$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

USA - Chicago

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Chicago

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$877 Equivalent to AU$126/day
2 weeks AU$1469 Equivalent to AU$105/day
3 weeks AU$1978 Equivalent to AU$95/day
4 weeks AU$2493 Equivalent to AU$90/day
5 weeks AU$2939 Equivalent to AU$84/day
6 weeks AU$3392 Equivalent to AU$81/day
8 weeks AU$4325 Equivalent to AU$78/day
10 weeks AU$4883 Equivalent to AU$70/day
12 weeks AU$5670 Equivalent to AU$68/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast only.
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - New Orleans

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$696 Equivalent to AU$100/day
2 weeks AU$1226 Equivalent to AU$88/day
3 weeks AU$1692 Equivalent to AU$81/day
4 weeks AU$2180 Equivalent to AU$78/day
5 weeks AU$2654 Equivalent to AU$76/day
6 weeks AU$3016 Equivalent to AU$72/day
8 weeks AU$3907 Equivalent to AU$70/day
10 weeks AU$4688 Equivalent to AU$67/day
12 weeks AU$5510 Equivalent to AU$66/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast only.
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - Philadelphia

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Philadelphia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$870 Equivalent to AU$125/day
2 weeks AU$1462 Equivalent to AU$105/day
3 weeks AU$1929 Equivalent to AU$92/day
4 weeks AU$2445 Equivalent to AU$88/day
5 weeks AU$2876 Equivalent to AU$83/day
6 weeks AU$3308 Equivalent to AU$79/day
8 weeks AU$4137 Equivalent to AU$74/day
10 weeks AU$4987 Equivalent to AU$72/day
12 weeks AU$5788 Equivalent to AU$69/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast only.
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - San Diego

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Volunteer projects available in USA - San Diego

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$842 Equivalent to AU$121/day
2 weeks AU$1414 Equivalent to AU$101/day
3 weeks AU$1852 Equivalent to AU$89/day
4 weeks AU$2333 Equivalent to AU$84/day
5 weeks AU$2751 Equivalent to AU$79/day
6 weeks AU$3190 Equivalent to AU$76/day
8 weeks AU$3942 Equivalent to AU$71/day
10 weeks AU$4757 Equivalent to AU$68/day
12 weeks AU$5510 Equivalent to AU$66/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast only.
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Victoria Falls

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Volunteer projects available in Victoria Falls

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks AU$1421 Equivalent to AU$102/day
4 weeks AU$2452 Equivalent to AU$88/day
6 weeks AU$3483 Equivalent to AU$83/day
8 weeks AU$4513 Equivalent to AU$81/day
10 weeks AU$5544 Equivalent to AU$80/day
12 weeks AU$6380 Equivalent to AU$76/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying 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.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

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Volunteer projects available in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$383 Equivalent to AU$55/day
2 weeks AU$606 Equivalent to AU$44/day
3 weeks AU$828 Equivalent to AU$40/day
4 weeks AU$1051 Equivalent to AU$38/day
5 weeks AU$1274 Equivalent to AU$37/day
6 weeks AU$1497 Equivalent to AU$36/day
8 weeks AU$1804 Equivalent to AU$33/day
10 weeks AU$2110 Equivalent to AU$31/day
12 weeks AU$2403 Equivalent to AU$29/day
16 weeks AU$2988 Equivalent to AU$27/day
20 weeks AU$3573 Equivalent to AU$26/day
24 weeks AU$4158 Equivalent to AU$25/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zambia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$376 Equivalent to AU$54/day
2 weeks AU$599 Equivalent to AU$43/day
3 weeks AU$780 Equivalent to AU$38/day
4 weeks AU$961 Equivalent to AU$35/day
5 weeks AU$1142 Equivalent to AU$33/day
6 weeks AU$1323 Equivalent to AU$32/day
8 weeks AU$1685 Equivalent to AU$31/day
10 weeks AU$2048 Equivalent to AU$30/day
12 weeks AU$2410 Equivalent to AU$29/day
16 weeks AU$3134 Equivalent to AU$28/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • 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. Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambia Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ (subject to exchange rate) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zanzibar

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Volunteer projects available in Zanzibar

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$752 Equivalent to AU$108/day
2 weeks AU$1010 Equivalent to AU$73/day
3 weeks AU$1267 Equivalent to AU$61/day
4 weeks AU$1525 Equivalent to AU$55/day
5 weeks AU$1783 Equivalent to AU$51/day
6 weeks AU$2041 Equivalent to AU$49/day
8 weeks AU$2556 Equivalent to AU$46/day
10 weeks AU$3023 Equivalent to AU$44/day
12 weeks AU$3441 Equivalent to AU$41/day
Zanzibar: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week AU$849 Equivalent to AU$122/day
2 weeks AU$1205 Equivalent to AU$87/day
3 weeks AU$1560 Equivalent to AU$75/day
4 weeks AU$1915 Equivalent to AU$69/day
5 weeks AU$2270 Equivalent to AU$65/day
6 weeks AU$2626 Equivalent to AU$63/day
8 weeks AU$3336 Equivalent to AU$60/day
10 weeks AU$3998 Equivalent to AU$58/day
12 weeks AU$4611 Equivalent to AU$55/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of AU$416 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in AUD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and criminal background check.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for 2 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$200​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

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