If we talk about the countries that easily give citizenship and nationality to Pakistani citizens, then it is obviously the South American countries. Chile is located in South America and is known for its easy citizenship leading to Passport holder as well. In this article, we will discuss about getting Chile citizenship and passport as a Pakistani citizen. Population of Chile is lower than other South American countries which makes it a perfect candidate to offer citizenship to newbies.
Chile Citizenship and Passport as a Pakistani Citizen
Passport of Chile allows you to enter nearly 140 countries without a visa. You can travel Canada, Europe and other developed countries without a visa. Moreover, If you are on a visit visa to Chile, you can apply for a long-term visa to get your citizenship as well.
On a visit visa, you can get a job letter or offer letter from an employer to convert your visit visa to Temporary residence visa.
Invest to get a Temporary Residence Permit
You can invest in any business in Chile in order to get a temporary residence permit as well. Moreover, there is no minimum of maximum level of investment needed. You can start investing from $4000 to $5000 US Dollars as well.
Get Temporary Residence of Chile through your Retirement in Pakistan
If you are retired from a job in Pakistan and getting a stable pension payment in your account. You are eligible to apply for Temporary residence permit as well. However, there must be a minimum of $1000 USD added to your bank account on monthly basis. This amount may be through various sources like House rent, shop rent, land rent, etc.
If some kind of organization sponsors you to visit Chile for religious purpose, then you are eligible for TR as well.
Student from Pakistan and all over the world are eligible to apply for TR in Chile.
How to Apply Permanent Residence of Chile after TR?
The minimum time period to apply for PR after getting TR is 2 years. However, it is your right to get PR after staying in Chile for 180 days legally.
Once you get a Permanent Residency (PR), you get a PR card which is valid for 5 years. It is a kind of citizenship of Chile. You get facilities same like other citizens of Chile.
Applying Citizenship of Chile
After completing 5 years as a permanent resident, you can apply for Citizen of Chile. It might take 2 years more to get a citizenship because it includes several interviews and visits to immigration office.
Finally, after getting citizenship you can immediately apply for the Passport of Chile. You can travel more than 140 countries on Passport of Chile. Concluding all, this is how you can get Chile citizenship and passport as Pakistani citizen. In coming article, we will let you know how to apply Chile visit visa from Pakistan in simple steps.