The following are the requirements to apply for a Residencia Temporal permit if you are related to a Chilean citizen or a family member who has a Residencia Definitiva permit.


The ties/relationships are the following:


  • Spouse or other analogous figure that, in accordance with the applicable law, has effects equivalent to marriage
  • Father or mother
  • Child under 18 years of age
  • Child with disability
  • Single child under 24 years of age who is studying
  • Minor under your personal care or guardianship


SPECIFIC DOCUMENTS FOR APPLICANTS RELATED TO PERMANENT RESIDENTS


MOTHER-FATHER OF THE RESIDENT:

Passport or Copy of Identification Document (both sides)

Criminal Record Certificate from your country of origin

Birth Certificate of the Permanent Resident, indicating that the applicant is the father or mother. It must be apostilled in the country of origin or duly legalized


CHILD UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE:

Passport or Identification Document

Birth Certificate of the applicant

Care Certificate issued by parent (Affidavit of Expenses)


CHILD BETWEEN 18 AND 24 YEARS OLD STUDYING:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Applicant's Birth Certificate

Certificate of Enrollment or Regular Student issued by a Chilean educational institution, recognized by the State


CHILD WITH DISABILITY:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate (+18)

Birth Certificate of the Applicant

Certificate issued by the competent institution stating the disability situation.


MINOR UNDER THE CARE OF THE APPLICANT:

Passport or Identification Document

Applicant's Birth Certificate

Certificate of Care

Certificate in which it contemplates the Guardianship or Custody in favor of the Holder of Residencia Definitiva


SPOUSE OF THE RESIDENT:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Marriage Certificate between the applicant and the holder of the Residencia Definitiva: Passport or Identification Document


CIVIL UNION OF THE RESIDENT:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Certificate of Civil Union between the applicant and the holder of the Residencia Definitiva



SPECIFIC DOCUMENTS FOR APPLICANT RELATED TO A CHILEAN CITIZEN 


MOTHER-FATHER OF THE RESIDENT:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Birth Certificate of the Chilean child issued by the Servicio de Registro Civil e Identificación


CHILD UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE:

Passport or Identification Document

Applicant's Birth Certificate

Care Certificate


CHILD BETWEEN 18 AND 24 YEARS OLD STUDYING:

Passport or Identification Document

Applicant's Birth Certificate

Certificate of Enrollment or regular student issued by a Chilean educational institution, recognized by the State.


CHILD WITH A DISABILITY:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Birth Certificate of the applicant

Certificate issued by the competent institution stating the disability situation


MINOR UNDER THE CARE OF THE APPLICANT:

Passport or Identification Document

Applicant's Birth Certificate

Care Certificate

Certificate stating the Guardianship or Custody in favor of the Chilean citizen


CHILEAN SPOUSE:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Certificate of Marriage between the applicant and the Chilean citizen

Birth Certificate of the Chilean national issued by the Servicio de Registro Civil e Identificación


CIVIL UNION OF THE RESIDENT:

Passport or Identification Document

Criminal Record Certificate

Birth Certificate of the Chilean citizen issued by the Servicio de Registro Civil e Identificación

Certificate that confirms the relationship


IMPORTANT:

-The Passport must be valid for at least one year from the date of the application (those made outside of  the country).


-Documents issued in any language other than Spanish and English must be translated and legalized by the respective Consulate.


-Documents issued outside national territory must be apostilled or duly legalized by the Chilean Consulate of the applicant's country of origin and by the Chilean Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores.


-Documents issued by private companies must be submitted within 30 days from the date of issue. Those issued by public institutions and organizations must be presented within 60 days from the date of issue, unless the document is valid for a period different from the one mentioned above.


-When requesting an extension of your current residence permit, be sure to maintain the tie/relationship and be able to prove that you count with the financial means.