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Obtainment of a Subject to Contract Visa for foreign-born nationals
What does this service provide?

A Subject to Work Contract Visa (for a maximum of two years) for foreign–born citizens who have been hired by a company with residency in Chile. Relatives of the visa holder may obtain a Dependent Residence Subject to Contract Visa, with a similar extension, which does not allow to work. The cost of the procedure is based on reciprocity.

Where is it provided?

At the Consulates of Chile overseas.

At the Immigration Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, after processing the data from the applicant.

Who may request this service?

To foreign-born citizens who have been hired by a company located in Chile.


Letter from the employer addressed to the Consul justifying the hiring.

Work contract (notarized, legalized and translated, if applicable).

Professional degree (if necessary).

Background Checking.

Medical Certificate.

Valid Passport.

4 passport-sized photos.


Issuing of Resident Subject to Contract Visa.


The meeting of the records aforementioned does not ensure the issuing of the requested visa.

Additional records may be requested during application procedures.

Service provided in person