The quota for the 2014 working holiday visas for the under-35s is for 10,000 visas and applicants are advised to act fast if they wish to secure one of them. This quota is up from 6,350 in 2013 and once the quota was used up, no more applicants were allowed.
The website for the Canadian Immigraton has said it will announce the opening date for the 2014 quota on their International Experience Canada (IEC) page.
They also say "The 2014 application process will be conducted in two stages. The first stage will be conducted completely online through IEC Kompass account, including the submission of all supporting documents electronically. Paper applications will not be accepted."
The IEC also provide a step-by-step application guide on their page.
IrishAbroad.com will keep you updated on when to apply.