Is a Hong Kong Special Administrative Region passport holder, with a USA working visa (L-1), and an APEC Business Travel card, eligible to apply for the Global Entry Program?

If not, is there any appropriate fast-entry program that I can apply?

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    APEC Business Travel cardholders can use the air crew lane at US immigration when entering as a visitor, but I don't know if this also applies to L-1 visa holders and I can't find any CBP documentation about how the APEC card is handled. – Dennis Apr 23 '18 at 16:38

The answer is no.

The only eligible nationalities are:

U.S. citizens, U.S. lawful permanent residents and citizens of the following countries are eligible for Global Entry membership:

Citizens of Argentina

Citizens of India

Citizens of Colombia

Citizens of United Kingdom

Citizens of Germany

Citizens of Panama

Citizens of Singapore

Citizens of South Korea

Citizens of Switzerland

Citizens of Taiwan

Mexican nationals

Canadian citizens are technically ineligible, but can apply for the NEXUS program, which includes all benefits of Global Entry at a lower price. However, the only interview centres available are located within Canada, or at US sites near the border. (The furthest from the border at the time of writing is Seattle's Boeing Field.) U.S. citizens and many permanent residents of Canada and the U.S. are also eligible.


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