Application for the Carta de Nacionalización
It allows foreigners who meet all legal requirements to obtain Chilean nationality.
Who is it addressed to?
Foreigners in general:
⦁ Must be 18 years old when applying, or 14 if they have the authorization of the father and mother, or those in charge of their personal care.
⦁ Must be a Residencia Definitiva permit holder.
⦁ Must have lived in Chile for at least five years (this term will be counted from the moment the visa that gave rise to the Residencia Definitiva was issued).
⦁ Must not have been convicted of, or be under investigation for, a felony or a simple misdemeanor.
⦁ Proof of financial support.
Spanish men and women born in the peninsular territory, the Balearic and Canary Islands will be eligible for dual nationality. They must submit a notarized affidavit requesting to benefit from the dual nationality agreement between Chile and Spain.
What do I need to apply?
|If you need to review the most recent list of requirements to apply for it, go to serviciomigraciones.cl/nacionalización.|
How much does it cost?
|To know the fees for the Carta de Nacionalización application, you must click on the following link.|
How long is it for?
How and where do I apply?
|Applications for the Carta de Nacionalización can be completed with ClaveÚnica at tramites.serviciomigraciones.cl|
|Law N° 21.325 de Migración y Extranjería. Regulation Decree N° 296.|