The Migration Office has enacted Circular N29, which requires
foreign nationals in Chile to obtain prior authorization before
departing Chile if they have a pending new or renewal visa or
residence application in process.
The Migration Office enacted this change as a response to the
numerous complaints from immigration attorneys and other
organizations regarding the delays with immigration processes.
Further information will be released on the process to be
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