ESTA ApprovalĀ - US Visa Waiver

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  • Apply in just 3 easy steps
  • ESTA processing within 24 hours
  • UK customer helpline and email assistance

Traveller Checklist

  • Is your passport valid for the dates you are travelling?
  • Is your period of stay in the US 90 days or less?
  • Do you have a return or onward ticket?

If this answer is yes to ALL of the above then you are ready to apply for your ESTA.

It is MANDATORY for ALL citizens of countries within the Visa Waiver ProgramĀ to obtain their ESTA before they travel to the United States.

What is ESTA?

Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) is a requirement for citizens of Visa Waiver participating countries*, wanting to enter the United States for 90 days or less under the Visa Waiver Programme (VWP). Complete an online application form and pay the mandatory administration fee to gain your authorisation to travel in the United States.

Once you we have received the necessary fees, you will be notified via email of your order reference number. You can use this number to obtain updates whilst we process your application.

Why Use Esta-Approval?

Service Esta-Approval US CBP
Checking and processing of your application by US travel experts
UK based email and telephone support available 7 days per week
Clear and simple online application form
Email updates at every stage - we stay in regular email contact with you throughout the ESTA application process
Your unique ESTA number supplied by email
Always be authorised to travel in the US with our useful email reminder

You should apply for your ESTA at least 72 hours before departure. However, if you are planning to visit the United States within the next 3-6 months, you are recommended to apply as soon as possible.

If you are applying for travel sooner than 72 hours in most cases we can gain your travel authorisation for you within 24 hours, apply now without delay.

Please be aware that you will need to make a separate application for each member of your group or family, including infants and children.

Here is an example of the successful confirmation email that you will receive once your application is approved. You will receive an email for each ESTA.

Once your application has been processed you will receive an email with your unique Visa Waiver application number.

Our team of US Visa Waiver Programme and US travel specialists are highly trained on US immigration rules, ESTA requirements and specific regulations for Irish citizens, ensuring that your ESTA is successful.

If you have any questions about applying for ESTA, please visit our FAQs page or contact us either by email via our support page or call our US travel experts on +44 843 289 2593.

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*Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Republic of Malta, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom. (As at January 2014)