Global Entry Program (GEP) For Indian Nationals
Global Entry Program (GEP) For Indian Nationals

Global Entry Program (GEP) For Indian Nationals

Global Entry Program (GEP) of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for Indian Citizens

Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Members enter the United States through automatic kiosks at select U.S. airports.icon-image

How to Apply for Global Entry:

Citizens of India are eligible for Global Entry. Applications must be submitted through CBP’s Trusted Traveler Programs (TTP) websiteicon-image

Application Process for background check for GEP:

1.Apply Online with US CBP: Apply and complete application process at TTP websitehttps://www.cbp.gov/travel/trusted-traveler-programs/global-entry icon-image of US CBP.

2. For the applicant presently living in USA, after completion of step ‘1’, he/she needs to submit the requisite information in the website of Global Passport Seva Project (https://portal4.passportindia.gov.in/Online/index.html icon-image) for completion of background check in India. After completion of online submission, he/she should submit the application at CKGS office according to the Consular jurisdiction, along with the applicable fee of US$ 25 (and CKGS charges of US$ 19.95 and US$ 2 as Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF)) and required original documents.