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As of January 2009, the United States (US) Department of Homeland Security implemented a mandatory Electronic System for Travel Authorization - the ESTA - for visitors from countries currently part of the US Visa Waiver Program (VWP). The ESTA can be obtained by making an online ESTA application.
The ESTA, or Electronic System for Travel Authorization, is designed for citizens from one of the 36 countries that are part of the US visa waiver program, which include the UK, Germany, and Australia. Infants and children must have their own ESTA, which you can apply for on their behalf.
You will need an ESTA if you:
Click here to Apply Online for your US ESTA
The American Visa Bureau’s Online ESTA Application process makes applying for the ESTA straightforward and gives you access a whole range of benefits and support over the full two year period of the ESTA.
Await confirmation and make note of your application number.
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