TN Visa Category

Mexican and Canadian NAFTA Professional Worker


NAFTA is the North American Free Trade Agreement creating special economic and trade relationships for the United States , Canada and Mexico .  The nonimmigrant NAFTA Professional (TN) visa allows citizens of Canada and Mexico , as NAFTA professionals to work in the United States .  Permanent residents, including Canadian permanent residents, are not able to apply to work as a NAFTA professional. 

How Can Professionals from Mexico and Canada Work in the United States?

Requirements for Canadian Citizens

Requirements for Mexican Citizens

Mexican Citizens -Applying for a TN Visa -Required Documentation

Employment Letter

What Are the Required Fees?

Additional Documentation or Qualifying Requirements

Licensure Requirements

Spouses and Children

How Long Can TN Visa Holders Remain in the U.S.?

Extension of Stay

The NAFTA Professionals Job Series List

Additional Information

Misrepresentation of a Material Facts, or Fraud

Visa Ineligibility/Waiver

Visa Denials

Entering the U.S. -Port of Entry

Further Visa Inquiries

Canadian Trade NAFTA (TN) Admission Checklist

Questions or Additional Information

If you have questions or wish additional information, please contact the UAF International Advisor.  
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