The information in this post about the residency visa is from the official offices of the Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Movilidad Humana. Rules and regulations can change in a blink of an eye here, so it is important to check for any new updates on this website.
There are many different types of immigrant visas available for Ecuador.
Immigrant VISAS Types
Note: You may have to copy and paste the links into your browser for it to work properly.
NEW VISA FEES Notice: Click for the New Ecuador Residency VISA Fees Effective January 1, 2016
The information in this post comes from the Ecuadorian official website, http://www.cancilleria.gob.ec/ for obtaining the VISA of your choice.
There is also new information the Ecuador government has added to their VISA page that people should take note of. We posted it here as a convenience to you.
Under Article 8 of the Immigration Law “Any foreigner who applies for admission in Ecuador as an immigrant or nonimmigrant except in transit, shall be provided with a visa issued by a foreign service officer of Ecuador who serves in the place of residence of the foreigner or in his absence, at the nearest place. ”
The procedure for visa renewal must be done 30 days before the expiration of the same, as required by Article 57 of the Rules of Immigration Laws.
The exemption for visa fees is only for those citizens from Colombia and Paraguay.
Until Next time, try these articles to find out more about residency visas for Ecuador.
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