What Is the Impact of ETIAS on the Common Visa Policy?

As part of an EU initiative to improve tourism and trade throughout the territory, Europe developed a way to facilitate travel and commerce between countries which included a common visa policy. However, to improve security measures, Europe has recently decided to develop a new program to offer... READ MORE

How Will the ETIAS System Work?

When will ETIAS be implemented?On July 5th, the European Parliament has given its final agreement to implement the European Travel Information and Authorisation System, ETIAS. European authorities have decided to establish the electronic visa waiver system in the year 2021 to improve security... READ MORE

How Will ETIAS Improve the Security of EU Citizens?

Ensuring Europe’s security has become a top priority. With the increase of migrants, tourism and terrorist attacks in the last couple of years, it has become more evident that there has to be another layer added to the screening process for all those crossing Europe’s borders. EU citizens will r... READ MORE

EU Countries Back ETIAS Visa Waiver Program

In a significant step forward, EU countries voted on June 9, 2017 to adopt a proposed new security screening program called the European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS) during a meeting of the E.U. Justice and Home Affairs Council in Luxembourg. ETIAS is an electronic visa waiv... READ MORE

ETIAS Visa for Europe: How will it be structured?

The ETIAS visa waiver for Europe aims to heighten security measures in Europe improving border control and managing migration by creating the ETIAS travel authorization system which will collect and review information on travelers to Europe. The ETIAS visa waiver will be a requirement for... READ MORE