Visa Information Service
For customers of The Travel Visa Company

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America (U.S.) Visa Requirements

If you hold a British Citizen Passport* and are travelling to America (USA) for tourist purposes, you will need a visa! To request an application pack and recieve more information from our Visa Specialists, please click the visa request button below or contact us on 01270 250 590. Please note that the granting of any American Visa is dependant upon consular discretion. Below are the list of visas for America (USA), dependant on your travel criteria**:

America (U.S.) ESTA - Electronic System for Travel Authorisation
This visa allows you to stay up to 90 days at a time over a two year period.

All passengers travelling to America MUST hold a passport with an integrated chip (effective from 1st April 2016). As well as this, anyone who has travelled to Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Somalia or Yemen since 1 March 2011 or who are dual nationals of these states, can no longer travel to the US under the visa waiver program. A full visa will now be required (for stays of 90 days or less).Some exceptions apply on a case-by-case basis. Categories of travellers who may be eligible for a waiver include:
  • Individuals who travelled on behalf of international organisations, regional organisations, and sub-national governments on official duty;
  • Individuals who travelled on behalf of a humanitarian non-government official;
  • Individuals who travelled as a journalist for reporting purposes;
  • Individuals who travelled to Iran for legitimate business-related purposes following the conclusion of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (July 14, 2015); and
  • Individuals who have travelled to Iraq for legitimate business-related purposes.

Or, if you have all the information you need, fill out our form;

This dedicated visa application system is for client's of The Travel Visa Company . Those who apply through this system receive the highest level of customer service from our dedicated visa specialists, making their specific visa applications smooth and stress free.

* Non British Citizen passport holders should contact us for further information.
**When applying through this website, the fee quoted includes an additional service fee. Please note that we are not affiliated with the Department of Homeland Security or US Customs and Border Protection.

The Travel Visa Company endeavours to provide carefully collected information obtained directly from the relevant Embassies, High Commissions and Consulate Generals - however, this information is subject to frequent changes, without prior warning. As such, we cannot be held liable for any omissions or errors in the information provided on this site. You are strongly advised to check all information with one of our dedicated Visa Specialists on the telephone number above.

To enquire about your visa requirements, please complete our online form:

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