Border Crossing Requirements
As of June 1, 2009: Canadian citizens will be required to present one of the following U.S. WHTI-compliant (Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative) documents when travelling to, through or from the United States by land (original documentation, no photocopies):
- A passport; or
- A NEXUS card; or
- A Free and Secure Trade (FAST) card; or
- An enhanced driver's license (EDL) or enhanced identification card (EIC) from a province where a U.S.-approved EDL/EIC program is in place
- A Secure Certificate of Indian Status
The list of ID requirements above is only a summary and details should be verified by the relevant federal agency.
If you are a permanent resident of the U.S., you should bring your Permanent Resident Card (i.e. green card) with you.
For more information visit:
U.S. Department Of State or specific travel to Canada information; or
Canada Border Services Agency
or call U.S. Immigration at (313) 963-4408 / (313) 568-6020, or Citizenship & Immigration Canada Call Centre at 1-888-242-2100.
Related Link: visitwindsoressex.com/crossing-made-easy
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