Different types of Visas

Learn about the different types of visas issued by Chile and the requirements for each one:

Temporary residence

The temporary residence visa is granted to foreigners who prove to have family ties or interests in the country and whose residence is deemed useful and convenient.

Subject to work contract Visa 

The contracted residence visa is granted to foreign nationals who come to reside in Chile in order to comply with an employment contract.

Tourist Visa 

Tourists are defined as those foreigners entering Chile for the purposes of recreation, studies, business, or other similar reasons, without intending to migrate and take up residence or undertake remunerated activities in the country.

Permanent residence

Foreigners who have obtained permanent residence can live indefinitely in Chile and

undertake any type of activity.


How to apply for a Visa?

Find key information about the process.