Perm in Chile for Russians 2016.
In this article, I want to talk about the three most important and widespread misconceptions about the registration of citizenship of Chile. It is not entirely clear from where these misconceptions appeared, or simply people are inclined to believe in those things that they want to hear, or can someone deliberately spread deliberately false information.
Chile does not have any discriminating requirements for immigration, there are no age restrictions, educational or gender restrictions. Also, no knowledge of Spanish is required. Thanks to this, immigration to Chile is accessible and attractive.
For all grounds for filing a Chilean residence permit / permanent residence in Chile, the basic list of documents is:
Preliminary registration of the package of documents – from 7 to 21 days, depending on the basis of registration. Consideration of the application and obtaining a residence permit (residence permit) – from 1 to 3 months, depending on the basis of registration. Located in this period in Chile is not required. 3 months before the end of the validity of the annual residence permit, an application for a permanent residence status in Chile is issued and submitted. The cost of services includes obtaining a residence permit, as well as obtaining permanent residence in Chile.
If you have the status of permanent residence in Chile, after five years from the date of receipt of the first residence permit in the country, you are entitled to apply for Chilean citizenship, but you do not need to renounce the citizenship of your country.
The benefits of immigration to Chile.
To date, Chile is the most attractive, for immigration and life, a country in South America and does not lose this quality at the world level. To obtain a residence permit, permanent residence in Chile, you do not need to meet the strict age restrictions, have a higher education, know the language, take interviews and wait for several years without any certainty about the positive result:
Passport of Chile, the only passport of the Latin American countries that gives the right to visa-free entry to the United States, Canada, the European Union countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Holland, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, England , Ireland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Japan and others (155 countries in total) – see the full list. In addition, APEC (APEC – Japan, Australia, Philippines, Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Thailand, Singapore and Russia) signed a long-term (1 year) visa-free visit to the countries of the Union and the right to conduct commercial activities in these countries for Chilean citizens. Since early 2014, Chilean citizens can visa-free travel to the United States.
According to data for 2016, Chileans have the right to visa-free entry into 155 countries. An incomplete list of countries that do not require visas for the entry of Chilean citizens, in alphabetical order over the continents.