January 27, 2017
Visa waiver list of countries NOT changed

The US Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS advises the public that, contrary to rumours, the list of countries participating in the US Visa Waiver Program (VWP) has NOT changed.

Citizens or nationals of the following countries* are currently eligible to travel to the United States under the VWP, unless citizens of one of these countries are also a national of Iraq, Iran, Syria, or Sudan.

The VWP countries are: Andorra, Hungary, Norway, Australia, Iceland, Portugal, Austria, Ireland, San Marino, Belgium, Italy, Singapore, Brunei, Japan, Slovakia, Chile, Latvia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Liechtenstein, South Korea, Denmark, Lithuania, Spain, Estonia, Luxembourg, Sweden, Finland, Malta, Switzerland, France, Monaco, Taiwan* Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom**, Greece and New Zealand.

**To be eligible to travel under the VWP, British citizens must have the unrestricted right of permanent abode in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man.