If you're from Latvia, you don't necessarily need a B1/B2 visa for visiting or doing business in the U.S. The U.S. Visa Waiver Program enables certain business, tourism and in-transit visitors (Latvian nationals only) to America without needing to apply for a visa. If you're thinking of visiting Puerto Rico or one of the U.S. Virgin Islands, you might not need a visa if you can register for the U.S. Visa Waiver Program.
The U.S. Waiver Visa Program application to be submitted to the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) must be completed. U.S. ESTA is the system used to determine if you qualify for the U.S. Visa Waiver Program.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the US Visa Waiver Program
Can I apply for the U.S. Visa Waiver Program?
Possibly. As of now, only citizens of Latvia can apply for the Visa Waiver Program.
In determining your eligibility for the Visa Waiver Program, your travel and personal history will also be variable.
The U.S. Immigration Office will refuse eligibility and/or entry based on the individual’s comprehensive background check and application information.
How much does a U.S. ESTA application cost?
It varies depending on how fast you choose to process your application.
If you choose Standard Processing, it will take 24 hours, and your application will cost USD 29.00.
If you choose Rush Processing, it will take 4 hours, and your application will cost USD 59.00.
If you choose Super Rush Processing, it will take 30 minutes, and your application will cost USD 79.00.
How many entries do I get into the U.S. using the ESTA Waiver program?
Your U.S. Visa Waiver gives Latvian citizens Multiple Entry.
When does my United States visa waiver approval expire?
Your temporary business and leisure visa to America will expire 2 years after issued.
How long can you stay in the U.S. on the Visa Waiver Program?
With acceptance of your Visa Waiver Program application, Latvian citizens can stay in the United States as a foreign citizen for up to 90 days Per Entry.
What if I have more questions about the ESTA or Visa Waiver Program?
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