FAQ

My visa Sujeta a Contrato is about to expire, what should I do?
With the entry into force of the Residencia Temporal subcategories, the extension of a residence permit must be requested with no more than ninety days p...
Wed, 31 Aug, 2022 at 4:02 PM
Step by Step instructions to apply for Reunificación Familiar from Chile
Step 1: Go to tramites.extranjeria.gob.cl Then select "Solicitud de Residencias Temporales para extranjeros dentro de Chile". Remember that if yo...
Wed, 31 Aug, 2022 at 3:53 PM
What are the Residencias Temporales that can be requested from outside of the country?
The following are the Residencias Temporales subcategories that can be requested from out of national territory.   In order to complete it, you must go...
Wed, 15 Jun, 2022 at 5:30 PM
With the entry into force of the new law 21.325, what will happen to my application for Residencia Temporal (Temporaria, Sujeta a Contrato or Estudiante)?
Those applications for Residencia Temporaria, Sujeta a Contrato and Estudiante submitted prior to the entry into force of Decree No. 177, which are curre...
Thu, 16 Jun, 2022 at 9:27 AM
If I have a Visa Sujeta a Contrato and I change my employer, how should I notify it?
With the publication of Decree N°177, a foreigner who has a Visa Sujeta a Contrato may change employer without the need to inform the Servicio Nacional de M...
Thu, 16 Jun, 2022 at 9:52 AM
What should I do once my Residencia Temporal permit has been granted in Chile?
From the moment you download your Residencia Temporal permit, you have 30 days to make an appointment at the Registro Civil e Identificación to obtain an...
Thu, 4 Aug, 2022 at 2:32 PM
RATIFICATION OF A RESIDENCIA TEMPORAL
The Ratification of a Residencia Temporal is aimed to those foreigners who have been granted a residence permit, and for some reason, did not download th...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2022 at 8:29 AM
When will those who are currently in the country and have a Permanencia Transitoria permit be able to apply for a Residence permit?
1. If they are related to a Chilean national or related to a permanent resident (family reunification subcategories) 2. For humanitarian reasons (subcat...
Thu, 16 Jun, 2022 at 11:30 AM
Can I work if I apply for a Residencia Temporal Permit?
Yes, by applying for a Residencia Temporal Permit that allows you to work. According to article 45 of the regulation of law 21.325 of Migración y Extranj...
Wed, 8 Jun, 2022 at 4:12 PM
I applied for a Título de Residencia, and it was rejected. What should I do?
According to the new regulations, if your Residencia Temporal has been issued, you must present the Estampado Electrónico (Electronic Visa) and your iden...
Thu, 23 Jun, 2022 at 8:57 AM