A Colombian Visa is Waiting for you…
With Colombian Visas there are three visa categories. They are V for visitor, M for migrant, and R for resident.
Colombia Visitor Visas (type V)
for the foreigner wishing to visit Colombia once or several times or to stay temporarily in the country without this being permanent. The visitor visa may be as short as 1 week or as long as 3 years. This visa type does not qualify for long term residency as the M visa type does.
V – Tourist
(Previously TP 11) Colombia Tourist Visa is for citizens of countries that can not enter with a stamp at the airport.
V – Student
(Visitor or Migrant) Colombia Student Visa category depends on proof of Enrollment by Accredited Institution, & Funds to Pay for Classes.
V – Business
The Colombia Business Visa are designed for workers of foreign companies which are traveling to Colombia to engage in meetings, followup, etc.
V – Annuity / Rentista
(Previously TP7) This Colombia Annuity Visa is great for landlords, trust fund holders, or persons earning fixed monthly income paid from sources outside of Colombia.
V – Event or Convention
This Visa is to someone who is going to partipate about an event like a speaker, artist, athlete, among, each others
V – Work Visitor
(Previously TP 13) – This is a temporary visitors Visa for Performing Technical Services in Colombia, 180 days by year.
V – Digital Nomad Visa
The Colombia Digital Nomad Visa is designed for remote workers who own or work for foreign companies. Your income must be 3,000,000 pesos or more monthly.
V – Medical Treatment
If you need a Colombia Medical Treatment Visa in Colombia, you can traveling with a friend, and to take this visa.
V – Religious
Come to Colombia as religious, missionary or religious in formation of a church or religious denomination, duly recognized by the Colombian State.
V – Administrative Procedures
If you want to apply to this visa, you need a certificate issued by the institution that will carry out the procedure.
Colombia Migrant Visas (type M)
For the foreigner who wishes to enter or remain in the national territory with the intention of establishing himself/herself and does not meet the conditions for a type R visa.
M – Pension
(Previously TP7) You have to receive 3 times minimum salary (aprx 800 USD) in monthly bases to qualify for Colombia Pension Visa.
M – Business Owner
Migrant (Previously TP7) This Colombia Business Owner Visa is great for landlords, trust fund holders, or persons earning fixed monthly income paid from sources outside of Colombia.
M – Refugee
The application for recognition of refugee status is governed by the Decree 4503 of 2009 and must be presented to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Colombia. Colombia Refugee Visa
M – Mercosur Agreement
Criminal records of country of origin or of the place where the person resided during the 3 years prior to the application. Colombia Mercosur Agreement.
M – Migrant Visa for Parents
Full Migrant Visa for Parents, As an abiological or foster parent you obtain residency by being the parent of a Colombian.
M – Property
(Previously TP7) – The Colombia Property Visa direct foreign investment of at least 350,000,000 Pesos, or $87,500 USD in real estate. Be careful because each year the value is adjusted for inflation.
M – Marriage
(Previously TP10) Visa – A great a Colombia Visa for Married or civil union couples. Full work benefits & up to 3 years
M – Work
(PREVIOUSLY TP4) – To qualify for a Colombia Work Visa you must be sponsored by a Colombian corporation, with more than 100 million pesos average bank balance over 6 months.
M – Beneficiary
The Colombia Beneficiary Visa is intended for foreigners who are dependents and family members of another foreigner who has a type visa. (Re, M or V)
M – Colombian Investor Visas
This can be obtained by investing 350 million pesos in property or in a Colombian company. Colombian Property Investor Visa.
Colombia Resident Visas (RE)
For those aspiring to establish themselves or begin permanent residency in Colombia due to: having renounced Colombian nationality; being the parent of a Colombian national by birth; accumulated time of permanence; foreign direct investment.
RE – Qualified Migrant Visa Years
This visa is for holders of various who reach 2-5 years living in the country, and then QUALIFY for a FULL residency visa.
RE – Returning Colombian
Colombians who renounced their Colombia citizenship for living in another country, but they want to require your citizenship again.
RE – Colombian Beneficiary Visa
Full residency is also provided to beneficiaries of RE principal visa holders. Children up to 25 years old, and spouses qualify. More Information on Colombian Benficiary Visa.