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Apply for electronic travel authorization (eTA)

You can easily apply for your eTA online. In most cases, confirmation of the issuance of an eTA is sent within a few minutes (by email). The processing time however, it can take several daysin case you are asked to submit additional documents. It is best to only book your flight to Canada after this You have received your eTA.

Overview of the eTA application process

  • 1. Have your passport, credit or debit card ready and read the instructions.

  • 2. Use the online form to submit your application. The form cannot be saved. So have your information ready.

  • 3. Pay $ 7 CAD for your eTA immediately after completing the application form.

  • 4. You will receive a confirmation of your application for an eTA by email. In most cases, the application is approved within a few minutes.

  • 5. You will need to submit additional documents before your application can be approved. If so, you will receive instructions by email within 72 hours.

Instructions for filling out the form and questions about the eTA

The eTA application form is only available in English and French. Each form field is explained in the following languages ​​for assistance:

Complete the eTA form and pay the fee

You need:

  • a valid one passport of a country that does not require a visa
  • a valid one e-mail-Address, AND
  • any of the following allowed methods of paying the $ 7 CAD fee (non-refundable)
    • Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express® Credit card,
    • Visa®, MasterCard® or American Express® Prepaid card,
    • Visa or MasterCard debit card,
    • UnionPay®,
    • JCB® Card, or
    • Interac®.

Important additional information

The application and payment of the fee can only ever for a person can be done at the same time. For example, for a family of three, you will need to fill out and submit three separate forms.

Please make sure you have yourPrint out the receipt immediately. Printing out at a later point in time is not possible. A copy can then also no longer be issued.

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your informationare not saved. You only have onelimited time to fill out the form, but you can extend your session if you need a little more time. If the window with the warning regarding a timeout appears, please click on the button "Continue session". You should therefore use the instructions to make sure that you have all the documents you need to fill out the form ready.