The NEXUS program is a Trusted Traveler partnership program between U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). NEXUS card holders enjoy the privilege of expedited processing by United States and Canadian officials when crossing by land, air and sea. NEXUS is a voluntary program available to U.S. and Canadian citizens and lawful permanent residents with at least 3 years of address history in either country and who pass comprehensive background and security checks. If you were born in Canada or U.S., you can apply for Nexus card with passport or birth certificate. If you have only Canadian or U.S. citizenship, you can use to apply for NEXUS program, passport or permanent resident card.
In case you wish to apply for a family NEXUS card, please click here.
This page is for first-time apply NEXUS card applicants. If you would like to renew your NEXUS card membership, please click here for the relevant page.
To complete the application process click at the buttons and follow the instructions.
How to apply for a NEXUS card?
There are just 4-steps you need to take in order to apply for NEXUS card with us:
- Step 1: Click on the “NEXUS Card Application” button in order to download NEXUS card application form. Fill in the NEXUS pass application form and save it.
- Step 2: Send the NEXUS card application form via e-mail to: email@example.com or fax: 1-313-731-1580
- Step 3: Click on the “Payment for NEXUS Card” button to pay the service fee of $125.99(USD) through CCBill payment system.
- Step 4: Once we receive your NEXUS card application form and payment, we will assign your file to one of our agents. Your NEXUS pass application form will be carefully checked for missing or incorrect information and for compliance with CBP requirements. Once we complete the review of your NEXUS application we will create a profile for you in the GOES/CBP system. You can expect to receive a confirmation from us within 24 hours.
NEXUS card costs
10% discount for every second applicant
NEXUS card/pass will cost you $125.99(USD) service fee plus $50 government fee for background and security checks. You need to pay the first fee through the above ways to start this process. Once your NEXUS application is completed, we will provide you access to your profile in the GOES system and you’ll be able to pay the government fee.
|Government Application Fee (paid by the applicant)||$50.00 (per person)|
|Our Service Fee (payable through CCBill)||$125.99 (per person)|
|$175.99 (per person)|
NEXUS card final steps
After we email you your GOES ID, password and instructions how to access your GOES profile, you need to log in and pay the $50 government fee for background and security checks and monitor the status of your application. You may change your password if you wish. After you make the payment, your NEXUS card activation status will be “Pending Review“. It may take between 1 and 3 months to get conditional approval or denial on your eligibility as a trusted traveler. As soon as your NEXUS card program status changes, you will receive an email from CBP/GOES. If you are conditionally approved, you will be given instructions to schedule your interview at the enrollment center closest to you.
Please note that we cannot guarantee your NEXUS card program approval. You may be denied in case you have a criminal record, an immigration violation or you provided false information on your NEXUS card application form.
If you have any additional questions, please proceed to Nexus FAQ’s page.
In case you wish to apply with the government directly, please click here.