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Passport and Visa


All individuals from outside the United States require a valid passport to enter the United States. To determine if you require a visa to enter the United States and to find out about any additional documentation you may need, please visit the U.S. Embassy website for more details.

Attention: Visa Waiver Program (VWP) Travelers to the United States Must Pre-Register for ESTA.

The Visa Waiver Program (VWP) enables most citizens or nationals of participating countries* to travel to the United States for tourism or business for stays of up to 90 days without first obtaining a visa, when they meet all requirements explained on the website. Travelers must have a valid Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) approval prior to travel. If you prefer to have a visa in your passport, you may still apply for a visitor (B) visa.Travelers from the following countries must register for the ESTA:

Andorra  Italy  Slovak Republic 
Australia Japan Slovenia
Austria Latvia South Korea
Belgium Liechtenstein Spain
Brunei Lithuania Sweden
Chile  Luxembourg  Switzerland
Czech Republic Malta
Taiwan
Denmark Monaco
United Kingdom* (England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales) 
Estonia The Netherlands
Finland New Zealand
 
France                                 Norway
 
Germany                Portugal 
 
Greece
San Marino
 
Hungary Singapore
 
Iceland
 
Ireland
 

For more information on the VWP, visit the U.S. Visas website.

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