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Flying to the USA: apply for ESTA before 8 September to avoid charges

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 7:46 Comments Off on Flying to the USA: apply for ESTA before 8 September to avoid charges




Passengers travelling to the USA under the Visa Waiver Program must have a valid ESTA to gain entry to the USA, and now there’s just seven days left before the USA introduces a charge to obtain an ESTA. Currently, it is free to obtain an ESTA, however, from 8 September a charge of $14 per […]






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Travel to the USA – ESTA mandatory from today

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 16:00 1 Comment




Anyone travelling to the USA from today, 20 January 2010, should be aware that it is now mandatory to apply for an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) at least 72 hours before you travel if you are travelling under the Visa Waiver Programme (VWP). The application process takes around 15-20 minutes with authorisation generally […]






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