Canada modifies entry for Caribbean travellers

Beginning on March 15, 2016, Caribbean nationals, categorized as visa-exempt travellers, will be required to obtain an electronic travel authorization (eTA) when entering Canada by air.

Caribbean visa-exempt travelers faced with new Canadian visa regulations.

Caribbean visa-exempt travellers faced with new Canadian visa regulations. Image by J Aaron Farr / CC BY 2.0

The authorization will be linked to the traveller’s passport and will be valid for five years, or until the current passport expires. The application will be online and available starting on the first of August, 2015.

Recent stories

Explore

How to visit a Korean bathhouse for the first time

6 min readPublished about 4 hours ago
Korean public bath; Shutterstock ID 1261067134; your: Alicia Johnson; gl: 65050; netsuite: Online Editorial; full: Korean bathhouse
Beaches

6 best road trips in Guatemala for independent adventure

7 min readPublished about 10 hours ago
Cars drive past Volcanoes Fuego y Acatenango in Palin, Guatemala, at sunset

Related content