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What is the Global Entry Program?

The Global Entry program is the US government’s fast track border crossing program for frequent flyers. The Global Entry pass expedites travel for predetermined low risk US citizens entering the United States from international airports. Global Entry membership is valid for 5 years. If you only fly between the US and Canada, you should download the Global Entry Card Application. The Global Entry with FLUX Benefits also allows expedited travel at Schipol International Airport in the Netherlands. The Global Entry card is perfect for frequent flyer and regular travelers who are US citizens flying into the USA on a regular basis; however there is no restriction on the amount of foreign trips taken.

Global Entry Program Benefits

The benefits of becoming a Global Entry card holder are:

No queuing for passport control checks
No time consuming paper customs declaration form
Expedited travel from the gate to the terminal exit
Potential to use your Global Entry pass in other countries (Netherlands is currently a participant)
Global Entry pass can be used at many of the leading US airports
No lengthy customs and immigration questions
No minimum number of international trips to qualify for the Global Entry program
NEXUS and SENTRI members can join the Global Entry pass at no additional cost.

How to Apply?

Download the simplified application form for the Global Entry program.


Step 1: Download the NEXUS application by clicking on the “Download Application” button above. Complete the form and save it
  to your Desktop or Apply Online
Step 2: Send the completed NEXUS form and supporting documents to us using e-mail or fax. The supporting documents
  are: passport, driver’s license and permanent resident card if applicable. Our e-mail is: The fax
  number is: 1-206-666-3220
Step 3: Click on the blue payment button to complete the Immigration Passport Visa Service fee through PayPal.
Step 4: On receipt of your NEXUS application form and payment, your data and documents will be carefully reviewed and submitted to
  the US Customs and Border Protection Agency for background and law enforcement checks.
Step 5: Immigration Passport Visa Service contact you with your completed Trusted Traveler profile so that you can check for
  status changes with your application. If your application is Conditionally Approved, you can set an appointment for an interview with the
  US Customs and Border Protection Agency.


To qualify for your Global Entry card you must attend a Global Entry Program interview with US border officials. We will send you an email with instructions on how to schedule your Global Entry program appointment or you can email us back with preferred dates and times and we schedule the interview for you. You have 180 days to do this.  If you fail to book an appointment in this time you will be denied access to the Global Entry card program and will have to pay new enrollment fees should you decide to join Global Entry card again.

Inaccurate or incomplete Global Entry pass application forms are automatically denied access to the Global Entry cards program.

Global Entry Decision Times

It may take between 1 and 3 months to receive a decision on your eligibility as a Trusted Traveler. Once you receive a decision you must book and attend a compulsory interview in order to complete the process.

If you are “Conditionally Approved” you must attend a compulsory interview at a Global Entry enrollment center of your choice. Interview dates are subject to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) wait times and vary between enrollment centers.

Global Entry Program Requirements

Global Entry card is given to low risk travelers whose personal data has been subject to numerous checks by US border officials and law enforcement agencies. Global Entry is open to U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, Dutch citizens, and Mexican nationals. Canadian citizens and residents may enjoy Global Entry benefits through membership in the NEXUS program. Your permanent resident card must be machine readable in order for it to work at the Global Entry pass kiosk. You can renew your PR card if it is not machine readable before applying for the Global Entry program.

You can only use your Global Entry pass if all members traveling with you also have passes or if you decide to exit alone using your Global Entry card at Global Entry airports.

US customs and border authorities and law enforcement agencies run checks to determine if you have a criminal or immigration violation against you. These checks are repeated every time you use your Global Entry card. Any traveler with a criminal record or immigration violation will be automatically denied from the program.

You will be denied access to the Global Entry program if any of the following apply to you:


Provide false or incomplete information on the application;
Have been convicted of any criminal offense or have pending criminal charges to include outstanding warrants;
Have been found in violation of any customs, immigration, or agriculture regulations or laws in any country;
Are subjects of an ongoing investigation by any federal, state, or local law enforcement agency;
Are inadmissible to the United States under immigration regulation, including applicants with approved waivers of inadmissibility or parole
Cannot satisfy CBP of their low risk status or meet other program requirements.


If you do not meet these requirements, your application will be denied. All Global Entry Pass applicants must apply for an individual Global Entry card.

Global Entry Program Fees

The fees associated with the Global Entry program are as follows:

Service Fees Total Cost
Gorvernment Application $100.00 per person*  
Immigration Passport Visa Service $129.99 per person*  

*(children also have to pay all fees)


If you are familiar with the CBP system and wish to apply directly with them, you can do it here.

All IPVS service fees must be paid via PayPal – your application cannot be processed unless you have made a PayPal transaction. Government fees will be paid using the credit card included on your application form. Government fees are non-refundable. IPVS fees are non-refundable once you receive your Trusted Traveler profile information.

Our Service

We will help you to obtain your Global Entry Card. Our dedicated staff is well-informed of all the latest updates in government policies, well-trained in all aspects of the application process, and are able to trouble-shoot any glitches in your application.


We will make sure all your documents are in order.
We make sure that your application is thoroughly reviewed prior to submission.
We are only an e-mail away to answer any question.
We assist you with the scheduling of your interview appointment.
We keep track of all your documents, log-in information, and supporting documents.
We advise you if you’re missing any documents required by the Global Entry program (birth certificates, passports or citizenship card)
We deal with the government on your behalf as much as possible
We troubleshoot all questions


More questions about Global Entry? Read our FAQ`s


Terms and Conditions

Please refer to our terms & conditions before purchasing IPVS services. By clicking the download link and paying our fees, you are agreeing to purchase a download pack or application form service from IPVS. Immigration Support Services (IPVS) is not a US government agency or related to any US government agency. IPVS is not involved in the processing of your US visa, trusted traveler program or passport. The fee you are agreeing to by using our website to process an aplication is the fee for IPVS services as a private support company. There may be additional government fees to pay for the services you are downloading – these fees are explained on this webpage in red and within the application packs when you click the ‘Download Application’ button. We issue refunds under specific conditions. Check the terms & conditions page for more details. Please email us at with your refund request. IPVS is not accountable for any information given in the application pack, nor are we liable for any omissions or errors. The maximum liability for any circumstance will not exceed the purchase price.