Easy Border Cards are NEXUS child application specialists. We’re not the government, but we make your NEXUS application for children process fast and easy. We do all the hard work for you. We offer rapid customer support. All questions answered via email within 24 business hours. If you prefer to fill out a NEXUS child application yourself, you can apply here.
How To Apply For Nexus For Children
You can apply for NEXUS children by filling out the NEXUS application form online. A child NEXUS application is treated the same as an adult NEXUS application. You must submit a separate NEXUS application for each child regardless of their age.
You can apply for your child NEXUS pass even if you are not a NEXUS pass holder yourself. When you apply for your child NEXUS membership, it must comply with government requirements.
Your child NEXUS applicant must be under 18 years, otherwise they must apply as an adult and pay the adult NEXUS price.
Your child must be a US citizen or permanent resident or a Canadian citizen or permanent resident;
Your child must have a clear record with law enforcement, customs and immigration;
The application process takes 12+ weeks to reach the Conditional Approval stage. At this stage you can schedule a NEXUS interview for your child.
Your child must all attend a 30-minute NEXUS interview at a NEXUS enrollment center of your choice. When your child is approved for NEXUS, your NEXUS child card will be mailed to you within 7 – 10 working days after your interview.
NEXUS membership is valid 5 years
If you are a single, separated or divorced parent, you must have written and notarized consent from the other parent.
Important NEXUS information:
If you are traveling with a NEXUS child, always carry a notarized letter of consent and authorization to take the child out of the country. This letter must include the parents or legal guardian’s full name, address and phone number.
To apply for your NEXUS child pass your child needs to be a U.S. or Canadian citizen or permanent resident. They should be a low risk traveler with clean record with immigration, law enforcement and customs. NEXUS child membership is valid for 5 years.
Applying directly is complicated & time consuming. We do the hard work for you. We deal with government fees and requirements on your behalf. Our unique NEXUS child application form is fast and easy with no government jargon.