Caution Observe: This text is a reference for individuals who are members of World Entry or who’re contemplating making use of. It doesn’t symbolize authorized or immigration recommendation. Please confer with the official CBP World Entry web site for full particulars on this system.
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World Entry is a program administered by U.S. Customs and Border Safety (CBP) that enables pre-approved, low-risk vacationers to obtain expedited clearance upon arrival into the USA.


World Entry solely[edit]

The next teams of individuals can apply for membership in World Entry:

Candidates should be capable to cross a felony historical past test, have complied with customs and immigration rules previously, and supply truthful responses on the applying. The price of making use of is $100. Quite a few bank cards provide an announcement credit score for the enrollment price.

Please confer with the World Entry eligibility web page for additional particulars on eligibility.

Though Canadian residents aren’t eligible to use for World Entry, they could obtain World Entry privileges by taking part within the NEXUS program.

NEXUS members[edit]

All NEXUS members are mechanically enrolled in World Entry if their 10 fingerprints are on file with CBP. This may be verified by logging in to GOES to see if the NEXUS member can be enrolled in World Entry, or by visiting a NEXUS or World Entry enrollment middle. There is no such thing as a further price for NEXUS members.


After finishing a web-based software and submitting the $100 price, candidates should schedule an interview at a World Entry Enrollment Middle. These facilities are solely in the USA, Canada, and Qatar, however additionally it is doable to do your interview upon arrival at sure airports in the USA. See the official website for extra info on the applying course of.



The World Entry card is a sound type of ID when coming into the U.S. through land. It will also be used at airport safety. Nevertheless, it is just issued to members who’re residents of the USA or Mexico.

Expedited land border crossings[edit]

World Entry members might use the NEXUS lanes when coming into the U.S. through land from Canada if they’re in possession of a World Entry card AND if that card has been activated on-line for non-airport use. Nevertheless, World Entry members (who aren’t members of NEXUS) might not enter Canada by a NEXUS lane.

World Entry members might use the SENTRI lanes when coming into the U.S. through land from Mexico, if they’re in possession of a World Entry card and are driving in an accredited automobile.

Expedited air journey to the U.S.[edit]

World Entry members can expedite the customs and immigration course of at sure airports and bypass the first inspection.

On the airport customs corridor, the traveler will report back to a World Entry kiosk, scan their passport (or “inexperienced card” for authorized everlasting residents), scan their fingerprints, have their {photograph} taken, and reply a sequence of questions. A receipt will then be printed. The traveler will current their boarding cross and receipt to the CBP agent earlier than exiting the corridor.

World Entry members don’t should be in possession of their World Entry or NEXUS card when touring through air, nor do they should full a blue declaration card. Nevertheless, they should be in possession of their passport and (if relevant) any visa or everlasting residency paperwork.

Some passengers could also be randomly chosen for a secondary inspection.


The next U.S. airports have World Entry kiosks


The next Canadian airports with customs preclearance have World Entry kiosks:


The next Irish airports with customs preclearance have World Entry kiosks:


The next UAE airport with customs preclearance has World Entry kiosks:

TSA Precheck[edit]

TSA Precheck is a program that expedites safety procedures at choose U.S. airports. A devoted lane is obtainable to vacationers utilizing TSA Precheck.

All World Entry members are eligible to take part within the TSA Precheck program when flying from a U.S. airport with an accredited airline. Vacationers should register that they’re trusted vacationers with their airline previous to printing their boarding cross. For extra info, please confer with the TSA Precheck web site.

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