It is mandatory for each Australian national to apply for an ESTA if planning to visit the United States. The application process online is quick and simple and you will spend only a few minutes to fill out the form. Australians must hold a valid passport in order to apply for an ESTA. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months. ESTA is valid to travel to the United States for Tourism, Business, Medical or Transit purposes. Once you have a valid passport you only need to fill out your personal information, answer a couple of background questions, pay the ESTA fee and submit the order to our agents. We recommend applying for ESTA 72 hours prior to departure.
What is the ESTA Australia Visa Waiver System?
Australian citizens are not required to obtain a regular visa to travel to the United States of America. However, they do need to apply online for an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). ESTA or Electronic System for Travel Authorization is an automated system that regulates the eligibility of Australian visitors to visit the United States under the Visa Waiver Program. Australian citizens are required to hold a valid ESTA upon arrival to the USA by air or sea. Australian nationals must fill out a simple online application form in order to receive their approved ESTA.
ESTA is obligatory for all Australian citizens wanting to travel to the USA for the touristic, business and transit purposes. Australian citizens can stay in the United States up to 90 days if they hold a valid ESTA. Australian visitors arriving both by air or sea are required to have a valid ESTA. In order for an Australian citizen to be able to apply for ESTA, he/she must hold a valid passport. ESTA is valid for 2 years however each stay must not exceed 90 days. Adults, as well as infants or kids, are required to hold a valid ESTA prior to boarding the air or sea vessel going to the United States.
How can I apply for US VISA from Australia?
Australian citizens can apply for their ESTA online by filling a simple online application form on our website.
Australian applicants should allow 15-20 minutes per applicant to complete the form, collect the mandatory documents and read the questions carefully, in order to fill the form correctly. We will explain how to apply for the US tourist visa from Australia. A quick explanation on how to apply for an ESTA below:
- Make sure that your Australian passport is valid for at least another 6 months. If you hold several nationalities, you will be required to insert information from all your passports.
- You will be required to type the first and last names of your parents. If it is not applicable to you, type “UNKNOWN”.
- You will be required to provide emergency contact information. The name, telephone number and email address of a person or entity that will be contacted in case of an accident or an emergency.
- You will have to provide U.S. Contact Person Details. The name, telephone number, and address.
- You will have to answer some background questions at the end of the application form.
- Pay the fee with your credit card.
Once we will receive your order, we will submit your application and send you the final result within 72 hours.
ESTA Requirements for Australians
It is mandatory for Australian citizens to hold a valid ESTA prior to boarding an aircraft or ship to the United States. Australian nationals must hold a valid, unexpired passport to apply for an ESTA. Australians must apply for their ESTA at least 72 hours prior to their travel date. ESTA can be used to travel for holiday or business purposes.
Each Australian visitor must hold an ESTA, infants, as well as adults or senior citizens, are required to apply for an Electronic Travel Authorization. The estimated average time to complete the online ESTA application is 20 minutes. ESTA is multi-entry travel authorization allowing Australians to visit the United States multiple times within 2 years, however, one visit must not exceed 90 days.
In order to apply for ESTA Australians must provide the following:
- A valid passport;
- A valid Credit Card (to pay ESTA fee);
- They will need to provide their contact information;
- Information on their travel destination in the United States;
- Information on recent employment if applicable.
Once approved it is not necessary to print out your ESTA. Approved ESTA for Australian nationals is directly linked to the passport.
Australian citizens should take into account that some airlines might require proof of valid ESTA. It might be useful to have your ESTA printed out in case you need to check your ESTA status with your ESTA reference number.
Where Can I Get the Australian ESTA?
If you are asking yourself where to get USA visa for Australian passport holders? Read further and we will explain to you shortly. Australian citizens wanting to travel to the United States by air or sea vessel can apply for their ESTA on our website. The application process online for Australian nationals only takes a couple of minutes and our customer care agents will assist you with any issues and/or questions that may arise while filling your application.
We aim to provide our customers with a smooth application process which results in their ESTA approval. Once you supply us with the mandatory information, complete the application form and successfully submit the payment our customer care agents will begin working on your order within the respected timeframe. Most Australian visitors receive the final result of their ESTA within 24-48 hours.
Australian citizens should take into account that the ESTA does not guarantee acceptance to the United States. Once you have received your ESTA approval you are allowed to travel to the United States and once you are on the US soil you will be inspected and examined by the immigration officers who will determine if finally you will be admitted to enter the USA.
If you ask yourself why chose us to apply for your ESTA from Australia? The answer is simple: we provide customer care 24/365, no registration to apply for your ESTA is required, application revision and correction by visa experts before submission to the Government of EEUU is guaranteed, we will correct wrong or missing information before submitting your application, we will send your approved USA e-Visa via email in PDF format and in case you lose your ESTA approval we will be able to resend it to you.