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Chile. Rentier resident visa

Residence permit for those who will live in Chile, receiving their main income from abroad
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One of the most popular resident visas in Chile. Obtaining a residence permit, permanent residence and Citizenship of Chile

Summary of the Chile Rentier resident visa program

A "passive income" resident visa in Chile, which gives the right to work, study and stay in the country. We will help you get citizenship!

Who is eligible for the Chile Rentier resident visa

  • individual renters who rent out their real estate anywhere in the world and have the opportunity to document the receipt of funds for rent within 6 months;
  • families renting out real estate and ready to confirm the official income received within 6 months;
  • couples, including LGBT+ representatives, who have real estate and are ready to confirm income from renting it out for 6 months;
  • pensioners who are ready to confirm a passive income of over $ 1,000 per month per person.

Chile Rentier resident visa requirements

  • a valid passport with at least two blank pages;
  • absence of a criminal record, officially confirmed;
  • availability of a lease agreement for real estate owned by the applicant officially;
  • confirmation of regular passive income from renting out real estate or pension payments in the amount of a minimum of $ 900 per month for one person and $ 1,300 for two for 6 months by an extract/certificate from the bank (additional documents from the bank are not required, a separate check of contractors-tenants of real estate is not provided);
  • in the case of married couples, it will also be required marriage certificate;
  • in the case of a civil partnership, a document from one of the partners with a notarized commitment to take over the financing of the other's residence in Chile will be required;
  • in the case of pensioners, a pension certificate will be required.
  • All documents must be notarized and translated into Spanish.
  • It is possible to apply for a residence permit in Chile under the rentier program directly on the territory of Chile in case of entry on a tourist visa (you can stay in the country for 90 days).
Costs associated with a Chile Rentier resident visa
  • Visa fee - $90
  • ​​Payment for the services of immigration specialists: from $4700 the main applicant and $ 1400 each next for the entire program from residence permit to citizenship!
Terms of obtaining a Chile Rentier resident visa
  • Terms of receipt: from 2 to 6 months.

Talk to our Chile immigration consultants

Do you have any questions left?

There are never too many questions when we talk immigration. Quiz our experienced immigration consultants in Chile with anything that's on your mind! Our consultants specialize in Chile's residential programs and will assist you with a personal relocation plan.

You will have a clear understanding of how to go about getting your residence in Chile and a detailed roadmap to moving just after your first online consultation.

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