What Is The Canada ETA?
December 15, 2016
When traveling to certain countries abroad such as Canada and the US, you need a visa to enter the country. When travelling to Canada you can now apply for the Canada ETA, this means electronic travel authorization; this visa allows international visitors to visit Canada. Canada being such a stunning country means many different people want to be able to see the area and even visit gorgeous areas such as Angel falls or take their kids to Banff to go skiing and visit a film festival.
People from countries which have to have a so that they can visit Canada, apart from those from the US; will need to apply for a Canada ETA before being able to travel to Canada. The Canada ETA would be granted by the Canadian Immigration authorities. All that you need to do to apply for this visa is to fill out a form online and submit a payment. This is a quick and easy process; which is generally approved immediately to make things easier for you. Once approved the Eta needs to be printed and ready for checking into their flight to Canada. The visa is then valid for 5 years or until the passport runs out, it all depends on which one runs out first. All citizens who are from countries which are exempt from visas will be able to apply for the Canadian ETA.
When traveling to Canada make sure that you have applied for the visa and printed it off in advance as this will cause issues with your flight and could cause delays. Make sure to apply for it at least 72 hours in advance, if not more as the visa can take a few days to be cleared depending on certain factors, and the application itself. Britain are the 2nd largest nationality that visit Canada, therefore they have to apply for the visa prior to boarding there flight to Canada. The visa is important for the safety and welfare of those living in and travelling to Canada. Certain factors such as no flight orders can cause the visa to be rejected. Countries that are eligible for the visa include France, Ireland and Spain. Also remember that Canada’s environment is important to them so take care of the area when you stay there, as you would expect the same from them. This visa makes travelling to Canada so much easier for citizens and helps to make sure they have a better chance of enjoying their holiday.