In this article, you will find a list of all the laws that currently apply to foreigners looking to immigrate to Chile.
The immigration law in Chile has been updated in 2022, with a complete change :
You do NOT need to look at all these laws and policies, as the rest of the articles provides guidelines easier to follow. But, in case you have a problem, or need to clarify a specific point, knowing the laws is always useful.
Previously, these are the law and decreto that ruled the immigration of foreigners in Chile. We indicate them for reference, in case you see them mentioned on other sites. Have in mind that they are no longer valid.
The official website of the immigration department has a page with the complete list of texts applicable. We do not recommend to spend time on this page, as it contains very precise texts aiming at clarifying specific issues. For the vast majority of people, the texts do not apply.