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ESTA Explained

Consul General Woody Staeben outlines the new ESTA procedure for visa waiver passengers


  1. Simon Chalker
    February 2, 2014 at 9:44 pm

    I’m going to New York in October this year and I’ll be applying for ESTA before going there. I’m flying with British Airways.

  2. Patricia DaSilva
    April 29, 2017 at 3:37 pm

    But I had to pay for my ESTA though?? Or did they just start charging now?

    • I M A QYN
      August 28, 2017 at 3:52 pm

      14 USD with paypal.

    • The Alannator
      October 25, 2017 at 3:51 pm

      i have to pay for mine everytime when my esta is out of date or change places where i stay every time to America

  3. Abdelouafi Nejjari
    September 4, 2017 at 10:47 pm

    For attention
    Esta usa

  4. The Alannator
    October 25, 2017 at 3:54 pm

    sorry you got part wrong in this video you have to pay esta every time when esta runs out of date or changes places when you go to america

  5. Abdelouafi Nejjari
    November 26, 2017 at 11:56 pm
  6. Esta Visa
    June 8, 2018 at 1:11 pm

    What is required to apply for the ESTA? –
    If you want to find out ESTA documents required to apply for the ESTA authorisation read on. –
    ESTA authorisation is valid for passport holders of 38 (as per 2018) countries eligible for the Visa Waiver Program.
    ESTA Requirements & Documents Needed
    Here are the guidelines as per the US Department of Homeland Security.
    Valid passport
    The applicant should have a valid passport of nations and territories eligible for the Visa Waiver Program. The passport as per 2016 norms should be in e-passport form with embedded security chip.
    Communicable diseases barred for ESTA
    Certain communicable diseases (Not HIV) carriers are barred from ESTA.
    • Chancroid
    • Gonorrhea
    • Granuloma inguinale
    • Leprosy, infectious
    • Lymphogranulomavenereum
    • Syphilis (infectious stage)
    • Tuberculosis (active)
    Personal information
    Your contact and employment information is required to fill the application form for the ESTA application.
    Valid credit card
    The fees are to be paid online so a valid eligible credit card is required to apply for the ESTA.
    You can easily fill the ESTA application with guidance from trusted ESTA sites like which give a better experience and handholding.

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