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Apply for an ESTA Visa Waiver Travel Authorization

Published on: Aug 01, 2015, Last Edited: Jul 20, 2015 | Tags: ESTA, Visa Waiver Program

Wondering how to go about applying for my a travel authorization in order to travel to the U.S.? This article provides ESTA visa waiver applicants with step-by-step information to complete their application online.

What is the Visa Waiver Program (VWP)?

Published on: Jul 23, 2015, Last Edited: Nov 09, 2019 | Tags: ESTA, Visa Waiver Program

There are 39 countries which participate in the VWP. The program allows citizens from the participating countries to travel to, travel in and pass through to the U.S. as non-immigrants for both business and recreational purposes. The visits are capped at 90 days and there is no need to obtain an additional visa if the individual is travelling under the VWP.

What is an ESTA Travel Authorization?

Published on: Jul 16, 2015, Last Edited: Jul 20, 2015 | Tags: Visa Waiver Program, ESTA

In order to travel visa-free under the Visa Waiver Program, the requirements have been improved. This has been implemented so as to reinforce the safety and security with regards to incoming travels that are travelling to the U.S. under the VWP.



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ESTA is a mandatory travel authorization for travelers visiting the United States either by Sea or Air for tourism, transit or business visits under 90 days.

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