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Philadelphia TN Visa Information for Canadian and Mexican Citizens

Help for North American Free Trade Agreement professionals

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) signed by the United States, Mexico and Canada opens trade and investment between the three countries. The NAFTA TN visa streamlines the process for Canadian and Mexican professionals who enter the United States to conduct business. Because U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) approval is not required for initial admission of NAFTA Mexican and Canadian professionals, you avoid the delays commonly associated with the immigration process.

To qualify for a TN visa, you must:

  • Be a Canadian or Mexican citizen
  • Possess the credentials that qualify you as a NAFTA profession
  • Have a ¬†full-time or part-time job with a U.S. employer that requires NAFTA professional credentials
  • Meet all qualifications of the profession

Your initial authorization and extension of stay

TN professionals can receive authorization to work and live in the country for up to three years, which can be extended if you remain eligible. Philadelphia immigration lawyers can guide you through the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. consulate procedures, including preparing your applications and compiling necessary documentation.

What you need to know about Canadian professionals TN admission

Because a visa is not required, Canadian citizens present documentation directly to an officer at the port of entry that proves their eligibility for TN admission. Your packet should include:

  • Proof of your Canadian citizenship
  • Letter from the employer for which you plan to work in the United States
  • Your credentials evaluation, in some cases

Find Philadelphia TN visa help for Mexican professionals

Mexican citizens require a TN visa from the U.S. consulate or embassy prior to presenting themselves to the port of entry for admission and CBP for inspection. Philadelphia immigration attorneys advise you on filing a successful application and communicate directly with the consulate to troubleshoot potential problems.

Contact an immigration attorney in Philadelphia for a free consultation

Call 267-244-1683 or use the online contact form for assistance with your immigration case from a qualified lawyer near you.

Philadelphia TN Visa Information for Canadian and Mexican Citizens

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) signed by the United States, Mexico and Canada opens trade and investment between the three countries. The NAFTA TN visa streamlines the process for Canadian and Mexican professionals who enter the United States to conduct business.

To qualify for a TN visa, you must:

  • Be a Canadian or Mexican citizen
  • Qualify as a NAFTA professional
  • Have a full- or part-time job with a U.S. employer that requires NAFTA professional credentials
  • Meet all qualifications of the profession

Contact an immigration attorney in Philadelphia for a free consultation

Call 267-244-1683 for qualified immigration legal assistance.