Tighter security controls for travellers to the USA

25 Jul 2017

The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) along with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have announced that in the coming weeks travellers to the US will experience increased security measures.

The new protocols will include additional screening of passengers and electronic devices as well as the introduction of heightened security standards for airlines and airports. 

What are the new measures?

  • Enhancing overall passenger screening
  • Conducting heightened screening of personal electronic devices
  • Increasing security protocols around aircraft and in passenger areas

Deploying advanced technology, expanding canine screening, and establishing additional pre-clearance locations.

Further information

Please contact the Campus Travel team by phone on (07) 3393 8855 or email uq@campustravel.com.au for further information.