ETIAS Europe News

The new ETIAS system is expected to be launched in 2021 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.

In November 2016 the European Union (EU) decided to adopt the ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System) proposal. The ETIAS proposal has been designed to increase the security of the region by introducing new security checks. From 2021, Canadian citizens will need to register with ETIAS before travelling to any of the countries in […]

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If you are planning to visit Europe, picking a destination can be difficult. It is a diverse continent that is rich in history, culture, and beauty. You can find some of the best food in the world, stunning beaches, and breathtaking mountain peaks. Remember, from 2021, visitors to the Schengen Area will need to enroll […]

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Europe is packed with incredible places to visit and many families from around the world choose a country within the Schengen Area as a destination for a family holiday. At the moment, citizens from many countries can visit European nations without a visa for periods of up to 90 days. However, this will change in […]

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Canadian citizens will be able to obtain an ETIAS visa waiver from the end of 2022. It will be an obligatory requirement to apply for it online before travelling to the European Schengen Area. At the moment, Canadians can travel to the Schengen zone visa-free as long as the stay is not longer than 90 […]

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The EU Commission created the European Travel and Authorization System (ETIAS) as part of an effort to strengthen the external borders of the Schengen Area. From 2022 it will be a legal requirement for visitors to the Schengen zone to apply for an ETIAS visa waiver. What are the benefits of the ETIAS travel authorization […]

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