Belgium might not be too big in size, but it sure has a lot to offer to both locals and visitors. Did you know that there are three official languages in Belgium? French, German, and Dutch, and also apart from producing the best beer and chocolates in the world, it is a country of big contrasts combining in itself beautiful rural and beachy areas with fascinating post-industrial cities, which makes for a great vacation destination.
To visit Belgium and enjoy all of this diversity encapsulated in one country, tourists will need an ETIAS, the new travel document required to visit the Schengen Economic Zone. Continue reading this article to know all you need about the Belgium ETIAS for citizens of Brazil.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What should I know about the ETIAS?
You should know that ETIAS is the new European Travel Information and Authorization System and a requirement for certain nationalities to visit the Schengen Economic Zone. This travel document resemblances the US ESTA. It is also a completely electronic system that records information of visitors who enter the Schengen Zone.
Do all European countries require an ETIAS to visit them?
All countries part of the Schengen Economic Zone, such as Belgium, will require visitors to present their ETIAS. You can visit multiple countries inside the zone on your trip, just note that the first country you will be visiting should be indicated on the application form.
Does everyone need an ETIAS?
All travelers from eligible countries need an ETIAS. This means citizens whose countries are part of the Visa Waiver Program, currently allowed to enter the Schengen Economic Zone without a visa, will need to apply for their ETIAS. To confirm if Brazilian citizens need an ETIAS, make use of our handy Visa Checker Tool.
How can I apply and obtain my ETIAS?
To obtain your ETIAS, you can start the process here with Aid-Air. It is all done online with modern software technology that protects all of your information. The whole application process should take only about twenty minutes:
First, start with filling out the application form with your personal information.
Second, revise your information and confirm that all fields contain the correct data. At this stage you need:
- An email address to receive your ETIAS once it is approved.
- Your preferred payment method, which can be a credit/debit card or PayPal.
Third, upload the following required documentation along with your application:
- A scanned copy of your current passport.
Can a family have a joint ETIAS application?
Joint applications are not an option since each visitor is required to have their own ETIAS, and, for this reason, each member of a family must make an individual application. Please contact our customer agents to get key information about it.
How good are fees and waiting times for an ETIAS?
Fees and waiting times are different according to each person’s budget and preferences. On Aid-Air you can select the option that is more suitable for you.
- Standard preference, if you prefer to pay a standard fee and wait a decent time.
- Rush preference, if you are in a bit of a hurry and don’t mind paying extra.
- Super rush preference if you are willing to pay a reasonable amount for a speedy process.
Where can I check if my ETIAS is approved?
Is Aid-Air a reliable option for my ETIAS application?
We can assure you that Aid-Air’s software and technology provide customers with a safe and optimum service at all times, making it a reliable option with a high chance of approval for all of your documents. We are not the only ones to say it; our customers have always been satisfied and can confirm this information through their stories in the customer reviews section.
Where can I obtain additional information?
A team of customer agents with excellent preparation and disposition is available for you. Do not hesitate to contact them; there will be someone there 24/7 for you to ask any questions regarding ETIAS or any other of our services.
Apply here to obtain your ETIAS and enjoy Belgium soon.