Electronic Travel Authorization Tips

The ETA helps you in exempting the visa if you are travelling to Canada by air. Here are some tips that you can apply to avail most of the benefits of Canada ETA:

  • You are strongly recommended and it is advisable to have comprehensive travel insurance before you start travelling. It is because the insurance will cover different costs that include medical cost, legal costs, and a number of different costs. There are different insurance policies available and you may have any of them. The insurance policy will help you in have a tension and worry free travelling.
  • Everyone, especially the Irish citizens, are asked to take normal security precautions. It is because of the recent fire accident that took place in Canada. Hence, you need take some precautions in order to stay away from these cases and also to get immediate help if you fall in some situations.
  • Similar to most of the travelling you do, while registering through the ETA, you are advised to read the complete guidelines and other information that are being provided. It is best to read each and every clause clear fully so that you do not miss out anything or confuse yourself.
  • Do carry all the legal documents that are required by the agency. These documents include your credit card, your passport, and other relevant and required documents. It would be better if you also have your email address which may be used in case of any emergency. You also need to remember that the authorization is linked to your passport electronically. This registration is valid for 5 years or till the expiry date of your passport, if it comes before 5 years.
  • There are some changes in the policies which should be read and understood before travelling. It will help you in the long run and will save you from any mishap. According to the new policy, the Irish citizens need to have their authorization done before they board a flight to Canada. For more details, you may read the Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
  • The Embassy of Canada, in Ireland, can be very beneficial in every aspect. So, if you have any question to ask, you may contact them at anytime. For example, if you are not sure about the entry requirements, visa information, immigration information, or any other details, you may take their help.
  • It is always good to do all the prerequisites before doing any work. So in this case, you should first talk to your family and friends, your travel agent, or any one before start travelling to Canada.
  • For more help and details regarding the emergency assistance, you may contact Embassies or Consulates of other EU countries.
  • Give you correct and complete details while doing the registration so that it becomes easy to contact you or your family in case of any emergency.
  • You can also follow different agencies on the social media to get the latest updates regarding the Canada ETA.