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Passport For Canada

Traveling overseas will always require passport. If you like to visit Canada, then you must have passport for Canada. In simple words, international visitors to Canada, must have or carry a valid passport and, if required, a visa. The given article briefly reveals some important information regarding passport requirements for Canada. For the citizens of countries such as United Kingdom, France, Germany, Mexico, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia does not require a visa to enter or visit Canada.

Considering about the required passport documents for Canada, the citizen of US requires only document such as birth certificate and government issued photo identification to enter Canada.  As far as travel requirements for Canada is concerned, according to a new American law, the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative requires anyone which includes the citizens of US entering or re-entering the United States by air should have a passport or a NEXUS card when used at a NEXUS kiosk at allocated or designated airports. But by June, 2009 whoever enters or re-enters the United States by sea and land including the citizens of US mush have passport or other appropriate, secure document.

As for the children passport requirements for Canada, one must have documents of identification like birth certificate along with proof of citizenship or student visa for every child under 18 years old. But for the divorced parents, they require carrying copies of the legal custody documents and also have authorization letter from the other custodial parent permitting the child to be taken out of the country. Talking about the Canada passport requirements for adult without parents or guardian must have written permission from the parents or guardians to keep company the children.

According to the recent information, all children no matter what of age, which also includes newborns as well as infants must have their own passport to enter the United States by air. In simple words everybody including children require passport for Canada. One can apply passport in person to one of 8,000 passport acceptance facilities located throughout the United States. For applying, the applicants come along with two regulation-size photographs of themselves, proof of US citizenship and a valid form of photo identification, such as a driver's license. US passport renewals can be done by mail if the recent passport is available to submit, is not damaged, and was issued within the past 15 years and you were over age 16 when it was issued.  Applicants must either still have the same last name or can show legal proof of name change.

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