Electronic Passports required for US Visa Waiver Program from 01 April 2016
21 Mar 2016

Travel Alerts

From 01 April 2016 all Visa Waiver Program (VWP) travellers must have an e-passport along with a valid Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA). If travellers have a passport issued after 26 October 2006 which is not an e-Passport then they will be required to either obtain a visa or a new e-Passport. For addtional information please see