Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)
A SERVICE OF THE BUREAU OF CONSULAR AFFAIRS
U.S. Department of State
What is STEP?
- The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.
Benefits of Enrolling in STEP
- Receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans.
- Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency, whether natural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency.
- Help family and friends get in touch with you in an emergency.
To register and learn more about STEP, please visit step.state.gov/step/