ETIAS Europe News

The new ETIAS system is expected to be launched at the end of 2022 for all visa-free non-EU citizens. Here you will find the latest and most important information about the ETIAS visa waiver for Europe. We will share valuable details about how to travel within the Schengen Zone with your Canadian passport and make the most of your journey with your ETIAS travel authorization.

Canadians can currently travel to the Schengen Area, composed of 26 European countries, visa-free. However, this is going to change once the European Travel and Information Authorization System, ETIAS, is launched in 2021. The European Union put forward a proposal for this system in 2016. In his annual State of the Union Address that year, […]

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A criminal record can be a cause for worry when crossing borders. It is natural to have concerns about being asked difficult questions or even being denied entry into the country regarding this matter. Nevertheless, don’t panic! If you are travelling to Europe with a criminal record it will probably not cause you any problems. […]

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In recent years, the European Union has stepped up the fight to protect its borders from terrorism and other security risks, approving measures such as the shared ETIAS Visa Waiver for Schengen Area countries. Now, to continue the progress made, the EU is funding a €45 million trial of artificial intelligence lie detectors called iBorderCtrl. […]

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