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Global Entry Program

The facility for submission of Global Entry Programme applications by Indian citizens residing in consular jurisdiction of Consulate General of India, Vancouver has been introduced.

Global Entry is a US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States.

How to Apply for Global Entry Program:

Citizens of India are eligible for Global Entry. Applications must be submitted through CBP’s website:

Application Process for background check for GEP:

For those applicant presently living in Canada, after completion of US Custom and Border Protection website process, he/she needs to submit the requisite information in the website of Global Passport Seva Project ( for completion of background check in India. After completion of online submission, he/she should submit the application with our outsourced agency along with the requisite fee.

Documents to be submitted:

    1. Duly signed hard copy of online GEP application. Photo to be affixed at appropriate place in the application form.

    2. Self-attested copy of Indian Passport (First and last page).

    3. Self-attested proof of address in Canada (Canadian driving license, Gas, Electricity, House lease agreement or landline telephone bill) displaying applicant's address.

    4. Self-attested copy of legal status in Canada (PR card /work permit / visitor record etc).

Fee: C$ 34+C$ 3 (ICWF charges) plus BLS charges.

Where to submit application:

Applications for passport services can be deposited at any of our outsourced agency, depending on the convenience of the applicant. The addresses of these centres may be found at

The Consulate has not appointed or authorized any other agency or individual agent to render any passport service on behalf of Consulate other than M/S BLS International.