US Electronic System for
Travel Authorisation (ESTA)
URGENT REMINDER INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMERS TRAVELLING TO THE USA FROM JANUARY 12 - 2009
From 12th January 2009, it will be mandatory that passengers register online with ESTA prior to any visit to the US, to verify visa information under the Waiver Pilot Program that includes Australian passport holders.
The program has been working successfully on a voluntary basis since August this year however passengers arriving from 12th January will be refused entry if the requirement has not been met.
ALL intending passengers will be required to complete an Entry Visa survey immediately upon booking travel however once registered, the profile will last for a period of maximum 2 years.
Link to ESTA...