New way for applications of Permanent Residence in Chile

Permanent residence in Chile

The Definitive Permanence is the permanent residence permit in Chile granted by the Chilean government to foreigners. It allows you to live indefinitely in the country and develop any legal activity in Chile without additional restrictions.

It is important to remember that the main criteria for obtaining the Definitive Permanence in Chile are the following: applicant must reside in Chile for at least 185 days with a temporary residence permit and has documents that confirm the legality of obtaining a temporary residence permit and also a source of legal income.

This is not for everyone, citizens of Brazil, China, Cuba, Haiti and Peru must request Permanent Permanency  due to the impossibility of verifying online some documents of these countries. Those who requested permanent permanence in Chile before May 2, will continue with the usual procedure.