Canada Travel Entry Change
Starting March 15, 2016, Canada is introducing a new entry requirement, known as an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)opens in a new window, for visa-exempt foreign nationals travelling to or through Canada by air. Exceptions include U.S. citizens and travelers with a valid visa. To learn more, visit Canada.ca/eTAopens in a new window.
Applying for an eTA is a simple online process. Most applicants can expect to get an email response within minutes of applying. You should get your eTA as soon as you begin to plan your trip to Canada.
To determine if you need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA):
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.aspopens in a new window
To apply for an eTA:
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/eta-start.aspopens in a new window
Answers for Frequently Asked Questions:
http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/helpcentre/results-by-topic.asp?st=16.7opens in a new window