Go to Portal de Trámites Digitales and select Solicitud de autorización de trabajo para Permanencia Transitoria. 

Once you have found it, log in with your ClaveÚnica. Otherwise, you will need to create an account from the Servicio Nacional de Migraciones in order to submit your request.

If you wish to create an account, check the following article:  ¿Cómo crear una cuenta en el Servicio Nacional de Migraciones? (How to create an account from the Servicio Nacional de Migraciones)

IMPORTANT: The information entered must be correct. Any error will result in your application being rejected.


Then read the terms and conditions for the Permanencia Transitoria work authorization. 

If you agree, check the box with the Si, Certifico (Yes, I certify) and click on Siguiente.



Before you start, you must choose where the applicant is located and the type of activity to be performed:

- Public entertainers

- Athletes

- Lecturers

- Consultants

-Technical experts


You must indicate which type of application you wish to apply for:

-Paid work authorization

-Free work authorization

Then click on Siguiente. 


Select who is making the request and then click on Siguiente. 

- Option 1: I am the holder of the information entered.

- Option 2: I am a proxy.

- Option 3: I am an employer.

Option 1: I am the holder of the information entered

If you are the holder of the information entered, you must provide the name, Rut and address of the company where you will provide your services.

Then complete the form with the following information:

- Name and Last name

- Document number

- Cel. phone number

- Address and phone number

Upload your valid Identification document and click on Siguiente.

Option 2: I am a proxy

If the application is being submitted by a proxy, you must attach the power of attorney and identity card of the person being represented.

Option 3: I am an employer

If the request corresponds to an employer, you must enter the company's information and attach a document stating that you are authorized to take upon completion procedures on behalf of the company. Please include a photo of your identity card.


You must enter the applicant's personal information: name, last name, date of birth, country of birth, nationality, sex, type of identity document and identity document number.

Likewise, the applicant must attach an image of the identification document, the country that issued it, the date of entry to the country, the activity performed and the place of entry to Chile.

You will also be asked for the timeframe of the permit requested. 

Then click on Siguiente. 


It will indicate that your process continues, so you will need to select Continuar to proceed to the next step of the procedure.  


Enter all requested information correctly.


Attach all the requested information, making sure that the documents are current and legible: identification document, Permanencia Transitoria card and employment contract or letter from the company where you will be working. 

Once everything is entered, click on Siguiente.  

IMPORTANT: The employment contract must specify the functions to be performed, place and date. It must be notarized and include this clause: La obligación de prestar servicios emanada del presente contrato, sólo podrá cumplirse una vez que el trabajador haya obtenido la autorización especial para realizar actividades remuneradas en Chile.


To confirm and proceed to the next step Etapa de Pago (Payment) click on Finalizar.


Make sure to check that all your information is correct so that you can make the payment. Then click on Siguiente. 

Finally, choose the payment option that suits you best.

You will receive a notification as proof of delivery. Then you will be notified by email when your request is resolved.