If you are going to fly to Canada You should know that most Travelers need a visa or electronic permita (eTA) for transportation to or through a Canadian airport.
With a valid eTA You can travel to Canada as many times as you want. For short stays or for periods of up to six months at a time; Here we tell you what it is and how to treat it.
What is eTA?
An Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) is a entry requirement for foreign nationals Traveling to Canada is visa-free by air.
This document is vElectronically attached to the traveler’s passport It is valid for a maximum of five years or until the passport expires.
It should be noted that eTA does not guarantee entry into Canadasince when you enter the country, the border services officer will ask you to see your passport and other documents, with which you will have to convince them that you are allowed to enter the country.
Who are the travelers who need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)?
Caritas InternationalForeign nationals who are exempt from visa nYou need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to travel to or through a Canadian airport. However, they do not need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) if they arrive by car, bus, train, or ship (including cruise ships).
eTA processing requirements
To process your eTA, you will need:
- A valid passport
- Valid Email Address:
- Visa, MasterCard or American Express To pay a non-refundable fee of 7 Canadian dollars
How do I apply for my eTA?
Applying for an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) is a Simple online procedure that only takes a few minutes:
- Have your passport and credit or debit card ready and read the help document
- Use the online form to submit your application. The form could not be saved, so have your information ready.
- Pay the CAD $7 fee for your eTA after completing the form.
- You will receive an email about your eTA application (most applications are approved within minutes).
- You may need to submit documents before your application can be approved. If this is the case, an email with instructions will be sent within 72 hours.