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QUESTIONS ABOUT ETIAS
WHAT IS THE SCHENGEN AREA?
The Schengen area is a territorial area composed of 26 European states that have officially abolished passport controls and other types of formalities along their common borders. When a visitor enters a Schengen country, he can access all the others, it means that the Schengen area functions as one country.
What do I need to apply for an ETIAS?
To apply for an ETIAS, the applicant needs a valid passport, an email address and a debit or credit card to pay the fees. These are the main requirements of ETIAS for obtaining an authorization for the Schengen area.
How long does an ETIAS authorization last?
Once issued to the traveler, an ETIAS authorization is valid for 3 years. The traveler can submit a new online application for the renewal of his ETIAS authorization after the three-year validity period and even before a maximum of 91 days before the expiry date.
Can I visit any country in the Schengen area with my ETIAS authorization?
For the correct use of your ETIAS authorization, you must basically go through the first country indicated in your application before the other countries. For example, if you indicate that the first country of entry will be France, then you must go through France before visiting any other country in the Schengen area.