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GENERAL INFORMATION
National Context
Última actualización: Fri, 15/07/2022 - 20:51
Health emergency

Health emergency: The end of the health emergency that had been extended until June 30, 2022 by Decree No. 666/022 is communicated, the Government announced.

Ad.

The Ministry of Public Health and Social Protection issues recommendations on the use of masks, hand washing, ventilation, cleaning and vaccination.

Recommendations.

Information pending confirmation.

Epidemiological situation
Última actualización: Mon, 13/12/2021 - 17:38
Epidemiological evolution.

The epidemiological evolution is monitored through the Coronavirus Colombia platform.

For updated information visit the website.

Measures against COVID
Última actualización: Fri, 15/07/2022 - 20:50
Sanitary measures.

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection recommends the use of face masks in closed spaces, even in those municipalities with coverage above 70% in vaccination. Also for those places where there are crowds and when visiting or living with older people or with comorbidities.

Recommendation.

Information pending confirmation.

TRAVELS
Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Entry restrictions
Última actualización: Wed, 18/05/2022 - 13:30
Restrictions for nationals and foreigners

Nationals : The entry of nationals is allowed, who must respect the sanitary protocol and present the required documentation

Foreigners : The entry of foreigners is allowed, who must respect the health protocol and present the required documentation

Land and river border crossings with the Republic of Panama, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Peru, and the Federative Republic of Brazil have been open since May 19 ( Resolution 0667 ). Measure that is extended to the Republic of Venezuela, as of June 2, 2021 ( Resolution 0746 ).

For land crossings on the border with Venezuela, restrictions have been established on hours and pick-up times and differentiated identity cards for each step. For more information on these restrictions visit: https://www.migracioncolombia.gov.co/noticias/migracion-colombia-establece-horarios-de-entrada-y-salida-asi-como-sistema-de-pico-y -cedula-for-entry-at-the-border-with-venezuela

Immigration Control Posts.

Resolution No. 692/022.

Travel » Travel documents
Última actualización: Mon, 29/08/2022 - 19:42
Travel Documents.

Nationals : Colombian passport or citizenship card.

People under 18 years of age (NNA) nationals: Colombian passport or identity card or civil birth registry.

Foreign people :

Passport.

CAN - MERCOSUR: national identity document.

CAN - MERCOSUR: Immigration ID.

Temporary Protection Permit - PPT for Venezuelan nationals.

Visa for the nationalities that are required.



Visas: 

-Check here if your nationality requires a visa to enter the country. (List of Nationalities).

-In case your nationality requires a visa, enter here to learn about the different types of visas, the requirements to meet and the length of stay.(Types of visas, requirements and length of stay).

Travel » Travel documents
Última actualización: Mon, 29/08/2022 - 19:42
Travel Documents.

Nationals : Colombian passport or citizenship card.

People under 18 years of age (NNA) nationals: Colombian passport or identity card or civil birth registry.

Foreign people :

Passport.

CAN - MERCOSUR: national identity document.

CAN - MERCOSUR: Immigration ID.

Temporary Protection Permit - PPT for Venezuelan nationals.

Visa for the nationalities that are required.



Visas: 

-Check here if your nationality requires a visa to enter the country. (List of Nationalities).

-In case your nationality requires a visa, enter here to learn about the different types of visas, the requirements to meet and the length of stay.(Types of visas, requirements and length of stay).

Travel » Travel documents
Última actualización: Mon, 29/08/2022 - 19:42
Travel Documents.

Nationals : Colombian passport or citizenship card.

People under 18 years of age (NNA) nationals: Colombian passport or identity card or civil birth registry.

Foreign people :

Passport.

CAN - MERCOSUR: national identity document.

CAN - MERCOSUR: Immigration ID.

Temporary Protection Permit - PPT for Venezuelan nationals.

Visa for the nationalities that are required.



Visas: 

-Check here if your nationality requires a visa to enter the country. (List of Nationalities).

-In case your nationality requires a visa, enter here to learn about the different types of visas, the requirements to meet and the length of stay.(Types of visas, requirements and length of stay).

Travel » Enabled Entry Points
Última actualización: Wed, 16/03/2022 - 09:14
Points of entry for international travelers

Operating Income Steps

Air:

  • El Dorado International Airport
  • Alfredo Vasquez Cobo International Airport
  • Jose Maria Cordova International Airport
  • Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport
  • Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
  • Simon Bolivar International Airport
  • Rafael Núñez International Airport
  • Matecana International Airport
  • El Eden International Airport
  • International Airport - Almirante Padilla
  • International Airport - Alfonso Bonilla Aragon
  • International Airport - Palonegro
  • International Airport - Camilo Daza
  • International Airport - Gustavo Rojas Pinilla

Terrestrial:

  • PCM - LAND - Umbrella
  • PCM - LAND - Rumichaca
  • PCM - GROUND - Chiles
  • PCM - LAND - San Miguel
  • PCM - LAND - Simón Bolívar
  • PCM - LAND - La Unión International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND -Francisco De Paula Santander
  • PCM - LAND - La Unidad International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND - José Antonio Páez

Maritime/Fluvial:

  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Amazon River
  • PCM - MARITIME - Bahía Solano
  • PCM - MARITIME - Capurganá
  • PCM - MARITIME - Turbo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Jurado
  • PCM - MARITIME - Barranquilla
  • PCM - MARITIME - Santa Marta
  • PCM - MARITIME - Cartagena
  • PCM - MARITIME - Coveñas
  • PCM - MARITIME - Puerto Nuevo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Tumaco
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Leguizamo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Buenaventura
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Carreño
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Inírida
  • PCM - MARITIME - San Andres
  • PCM - MARITIME - Providence

For more information:

Immigration checkpoints.

Travel » Enabled Entry Points
Última actualización: Wed, 16/03/2022 - 09:14
Points of entry for international travelers

Operating Income Steps

Air:

  • El Dorado International Airport
  • Alfredo Vasquez Cobo International Airport
  • Jose Maria Cordova International Airport
  • Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport
  • Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
  • Simon Bolivar International Airport
  • Rafael Núñez International Airport
  • Matecana International Airport
  • El Eden International Airport
  • International Airport - Almirante Padilla
  • International Airport - Alfonso Bonilla Aragon
  • International Airport - Palonegro
  • International Airport - Camilo Daza
  • International Airport - Gustavo Rojas Pinilla

Terrestrial:

  • PCM - LAND - Umbrella
  • PCM - LAND - Rumichaca
  • PCM - GROUND - Chiles
  • PCM - LAND - San Miguel
  • PCM - LAND - Simón Bolívar
  • PCM - LAND - La Unión International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND -Francisco De Paula Santander
  • PCM - LAND - La Unidad International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND - José Antonio Páez

Maritime/Fluvial:

  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Amazon River
  • PCM - MARITIME - Bahía Solano
  • PCM - MARITIME - Capurganá
  • PCM - MARITIME - Turbo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Jurado
  • PCM - MARITIME - Barranquilla
  • PCM - MARITIME - Santa Marta
  • PCM - MARITIME - Cartagena
  • PCM - MARITIME - Coveñas
  • PCM - MARITIME - Puerto Nuevo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Tumaco
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Leguizamo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Buenaventura
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Carreño
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Inírida
  • PCM - MARITIME - San Andres
  • PCM - MARITIME - Providence

For more information:

Immigration checkpoints.

Travel » Enabled Entry Points
Última actualización: Wed, 16/03/2022 - 09:14
Points of entry for international travelers

Operating Income Steps

Air:

  • El Dorado International Airport
  • Alfredo Vasquez Cobo International Airport
  • Jose Maria Cordova International Airport
  • Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport
  • Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
  • Simon Bolivar International Airport
  • Rafael Núñez International Airport
  • Matecana International Airport
  • El Eden International Airport
  • International Airport - Almirante Padilla
  • International Airport - Alfonso Bonilla Aragon
  • International Airport - Palonegro
  • International Airport - Camilo Daza
  • International Airport - Gustavo Rojas Pinilla

Terrestrial:

  • PCM - LAND - Umbrella
  • PCM - LAND - Rumichaca
  • PCM - GROUND - Chiles
  • PCM - LAND - San Miguel
  • PCM - LAND - Simón Bolívar
  • PCM - LAND - La Unión International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND -Francisco De Paula Santander
  • PCM - LAND - La Unidad International Bridge
  • PCM - LAND - José Antonio Páez

Maritime/Fluvial:

  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Amazon River
  • PCM - MARITIME - Bahía Solano
  • PCM - MARITIME - Capurganá
  • PCM - MARITIME - Turbo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Jurado
  • PCM - MARITIME - Barranquilla
  • PCM - MARITIME - Santa Marta
  • PCM - MARITIME - Cartagena
  • PCM - MARITIME - Coveñas
  • PCM - MARITIME - Puerto Nuevo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Tumaco
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Leguizamo
  • PCM - MARITIME - Buenaventura
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Carreño
  • PCM - FLUVIAL - Puerto Inírida
  • PCM - MARITIME - San Andres
  • PCM - MARITIME - Providence

For more information:

Immigration checkpoints.

Travel » Restrictions on internal mobility
Última actualización: Mon, 09/05/2022 - 22:20
Mobility within the country

There are no national prohibitions on travel between cities or between departments.

All people must comply with the biosecurity and self-care measures established by the Ministry of Health and municipalities.

Resolution No. 666/022.

Travel » Restrictions on internal mobility
Última actualización: Mon, 09/05/2022 - 22:20
Mobility within the country

There are no national prohibitions on travel between cities or between departments.

All people must comply with the biosecurity and self-care measures established by the Ministry of Health and municipalities.

Resolution No. 666/022.

Travel » Restrictions on internal mobility
Última actualización: Mon, 09/05/2022 - 22:20
Mobility within the country

There are no national prohibitions on travel between cities or between departments.

All people must comply with the biosecurity and self-care measures established by the Ministry of Health and municipalities.

Resolution No. 666/022.

HEALTH AND SECURITY
Requirements
Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirements
Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirements
Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Access to health services
Última actualización: Thu, 24/03/2022 - 10:19
Health services for migrants.

Health services are universally accessible according to article 49 of the Political Constitution of Colombia . Migrants have free access to preventive and emergency health services.

For medical care related to the coronavirus, the National Line 018000955590 has been made available to all people, from a cell phone to 192. To see the care lines by city, visit: coronaviruscolombia.gov.co

The route of attention to migrants of Venezuelan nationality with possible contagion or infected with Covid-19 is exactly the same as that of any Colombian citizen.

If the person is insured: You should go to your EPS Health Provider Entity.

If the migrant is not insured:

  • If the person has a Special Stay Permit - PEP, they will be immediately affiliated with an EPS, and will be served through the EPS.
  • If the person does not have PEP, they will be attended through the emergency route for any uninsured foreign person who is in our country.
  • It must be submitted to the public service provision network of the municipality, coordinated under the departmental health secretariat.
  • The case will be treated as an emergency and the health care service will be provided free of charge.

National Vaccination Plan considers the inhabitants of the national territory, including foreigners accredited in diplomatic or consular missions in Colombia, aged 16 and over, excluding pregnant women.

To find an accredited Health Provider Institution closest to where you are, visit the website of the Ministry of Health of Colombia:

Information health providers.

hospitals

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Access to health services
Última actualización: Thu, 24/03/2022 - 10:19
Health services for migrants.

Health services are universally accessible according to article 49 of the Political Constitution of Colombia . Migrants have free access to preventive and emergency health services.

For medical care related to the coronavirus, the National Line 018000955590 has been made available to all people, from a cell phone to 192. To see the care lines by city, visit: coronaviruscolombia.gov.co

The route of attention to migrants of Venezuelan nationality with possible contagion or infected with Covid-19 is exactly the same as that of any Colombian citizen.

If the person is insured: You should go to your EPS Health Provider Entity.

If the migrant is not insured:

  • If the person has a Special Stay Permit - PEP, they will be immediately affiliated with an EPS, and will be served through the EPS.
  • If the person does not have PEP, they will be attended through the emergency route for any uninsured foreign person who is in our country.
  • It must be submitted to the public service provision network of the municipality, coordinated under the departmental health secretariat.
  • The case will be treated as an emergency and the health care service will be provided free of charge.

National Vaccination Plan considers the inhabitants of the national territory, including foreigners accredited in diplomatic or consular missions in Colombia, aged 16 and over, excluding pregnant women.

To find an accredited Health Provider Institution closest to where you are, visit the website of the Ministry of Health of Colombia:

Information health providers.

hospitals

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

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Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

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Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

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Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Access to health services
Última actualización: Thu, 24/03/2022 - 10:19
Health services for migrants.

Health services are universally accessible according to article 49 of the Political Constitution of Colombia . Migrants have free access to preventive and emergency health services.

For medical care related to the coronavirus, the National Line 018000955590 has been made available to all people, from a cell phone to 192. To see the care lines by city, visit: coronaviruscolombia.gov.co

The route of attention to migrants of Venezuelan nationality with possible contagion or infected with Covid-19 is exactly the same as that of any Colombian citizen.

If the person is insured: You should go to your EPS Health Provider Entity.

If the migrant is not insured:

  • If the person has a Special Stay Permit - PEP, they will be immediately affiliated with an EPS, and will be served through the EPS.
  • If the person does not have PEP, they will be attended through the emergency route for any uninsured foreign person who is in our country.
  • It must be submitted to the public service provision network of the municipality, coordinated under the departmental health secretariat.
  • The case will be treated as an emergency and the health care service will be provided free of charge.

National Vaccination Plan considers the inhabitants of the national territory, including foreigners accredited in diplomatic or consular missions in Colombia, aged 16 and over, excluding pregnant women.

To find an accredited Health Provider Institution closest to where you are, visit the website of the Ministry of Health of Colombia:

Information health providers.

hospitals

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Tipo de frontera

Aerial

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Requirement of vaccination scheme against COVID-19.

To enter the country, it is mandatory for people 18 years of age and older to present a certificate or vaccination card, physical or digital, with a complete scheme having a minimum of 14 days from the date the scheme was completed.

See exceptions in the additional information provided.

Ver más información

Maritime

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Entry through cruise ships.

Colombians and foreigners of any nationality and crews entering by sea or on cruise ships must present a certificate or vaccination card with the complete schedule or at least the start of the vaccination schedule.

In addition, all persons must present the RT-PCR test result with a negative result, issued no more than 72 hours in advance, or an antigen test with a negative result, issued no more than 48 hours in advance, before the date and boarding time initially scheduled at the point of departure.

For more information, consult the additional one provided.

Ver más información

Land

Immigration pre-registration

Fill out the Colombian Migration Check-Mig form 24 hours before your flight to facilitate your immigration control.

Requirements.

Integración

Nacionales de MERCOSUR

Regularization

Regularization mechanisms.

Entry and stay permit - PIP,

Border Mobility Card - TMF,

Visas,

Permit for temporary protection.

See link:

Mechanisms.

Filing

Temporary residence abroad:

Taking into consideration the health emergency situation, consult the possibility of starting it at the headquarters of the Consular Representations, without prejudice to which it is possible to start it online.

It is valid for 2 years and has a cost.

Requirements:

. Passport and copy of the first page, valid, showing your biographical data.

. Fill out the electronic visa application form.

. Proof of legal entry. A photocopy of the page of your passport showing the last entry or exit stamp from Colombia.

. Photocopy of the previously issued visa, if you have had one.

. Certificate of criminal or judicial record, from your country of origin or the place where you resided during the 3 years prior to the request, with an issue date that does not exceed 3 months at the time of registration. The document must be apostilled, legalized or certified by the Consulate of the country accredited in Colombia. If it is in a language other than Spanish, it must be translated and legalized.

. Passport style face photo with white background, size 3 cm wide and 4 cm high, maximum 300 kb jpg file for online application.

Formalities:

. The documentation to be submitted must be original, requiring legalization and/or apostille, as the case may be, if they are documents issued abroad, with an official translation into Spanish.

An online management modality is available, visit link:

Requirements.

Decree No. 941/014.

Permanent residence abroad:

Taking into consideration the health emergency situation, consult the possibility of its initiation at the headquarters of the Consular Representations.

Requirements:

. Valid passport or travel document, in good condition.

. Fill out the electronic application form.

. All required documents, other than travel documents, must have an issue date no greater than 3 months before the registration of the application.

. All documents from abroad must have an apostille or legalization and an official translation into Spanish.

. Judicial or criminal record.

Formalities:

All documentation issued abroad must be legalized or certified by the apostille method when applicable and translated into Spanish when applicable.

The documentation to be submitted must be original.

For more information go to the following link:

Requirements.

Temporary residence in the receiving country:

It is managed before the offices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, it is a Migrant visa and is valid for 2 years, after said period they can request permanent residence.

It is possible to process it online, once you obtain approval, you must go to Bogotá to stamp it in your passport.

It has a cost.

Requirements:

. Photocopy of passport of the first page, valid, showing your biographical data.

. Proof of legal entry. A photocopy of the page of your passport showing the last entry or exit stamp from Colombia.

. Photocopy of the previously issued visa, if you have had one.

. Certificate of criminal or judicial record, from your country of origin or the place where you resided during the 3 years prior to the request, with an issue date that does not exceed 3 months at the time of registration. The document must be apostilled, legalized or certified by the Consulate of the country accredited in Colombia. If it is in a language other than Spanish, it must be translated and legalized.

. Passport style face photo with white background, size 3 cm wide and 4 cm high, maximum 300 kb jpg file for online application.

In case of managing it as a beneficiary, prove the family bond. In the case of minors, children, present a birth certificate, duly legalized or apostilled from their country of origin. If you are with one of your parents, you must have the permission issued by the competent family authority of the country of origin, apostilled.

Formalities:

All documentation issued abroad must be legalized or certified by the apostille method and officially translated into Spanish.

The documentation to be submitted must be original.

It is possible to manage online.

For more information go to the following link:

Requirements.

Decree No. 941/014.

Permanent residence in the receiving country:

It is managed at the Offices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with the possibility of managing it online.

It is possible to obtain it upon expiration of the Mercosur Temporary Residence, for a minimum period of 2 continuous and uninterrupted years.

The holder of this residence will lose the right to it in case of being absent from the country for a term of 2 years or more continuous.

It has cost.

Requirements:

. Valid passport or travel document, in good condition.

. Fill out the electronic application form.

. All required documents, other than travel documents, must have an issue date no greater than 3 months before the registration of the application.

. All documents from abroad must have an apostille or legalization and an official translation into Spanish.

. Judicial or criminal record.

Formalities:

All documentation issued abroad must be legalized or certified by the apostille method when applicable and translated into Spanish when applicable.

The documentation to be submitted must be original.

For more information go to the following link:

Requirements.

Basis: Residency Agreement for Nationals of the States Parties to MERCOSUR and Associated States.

Agreement. Text.

Nacionales de otros países

Regularization

There are different mechanisms:

Entry and stay permit - PIP,

Border Mobility Card - TMF,

Visas,

Permit for temporary protection.

See link:

Mechanisms.

Filing

Temporary and Permanent Residence.

Temporary Residence.

Authorization provided for foreigners who want to visit Colombia once or several times or temporarily stay in the country without settling permanently. This visa allows the holder to carry out, among other activities: airport transit, tourism, business management, academic exchange and studies in art or trades and postgraduate degrees, medical treatment, administrative and/or judicial procedures, crew member of a boat or on a coastal platform, participation in events, internships or internships, volunteering, audiovisual and/or digital production, journalistic coverage, provider of temporary services, transfer of intra-corporate personnel within the framework of current international instruments, official or commercial representative of a foreign government, vacation-work program and courtesy.

Authorization to enter and stay in the country that is granted to members of the family nucleus, economic dependents of the main holder of a type "M" or "R" visa in any case, or of the main holder of a type "V" visa in any case. the activities of journalistic coverage, provision of temporary services, intracorporate transfer of personnel, official or commercial representative of a foreign government. Note: The economically dependent family nucleus of the main holder of the visa may be the spouse or permanent partner, parents, children under 25 years of age or of legal age when they have a disability that prevents them from having economic independence.

It is managed in Colombian consulates abroad and in Visas and Immigration in Bogota DC It is a semi-face-to-face procedure.

It has cost.

Requirements :

. Valid passport or travel document, original and photocopy, in good condition.

. Document that proves the legal, regular or authorized stay of the country where you are. Applies in cases where the applicant is in a country other than that of their nationality. Photocopy.

. Photography, 3x4cm, JPG format, maximum weight 300 KB.

. The supporting documents and requirements other than identity or travel documents must have an issue date of no more than three months before the registration of the application.  

. The visa authority will be able to verify the applicant's judicial record online in the National Police database. It may also require the applicant to submit records from their country.

See link for the different cases.

Information.

relatives

Formalities : All documents from abroad must have an apostille or legalization and an official translation into Spanish when it is not in this language. Likewise, the translation must be apostilled or legalized for Colombia, as the case may be.

Permanent residence.

Authorization provided for the foreigner who aspires to establish himself or establish his permanent domicile in Colombia due to: having renounced Colombian nationality, father of a Colombian national by birth, accumulated time of permanence, or direct foreign investment.

The foreigner who is the main holder of a Type M visa for two (2) years may apply as a spouse or permanent partner of a Colombian national, parent or child of a Colombian national by adoption or Residence Agreement for a national of the States Parties to Mercosur, Bolivia and Chile, or the foreigner who is the main holder of a Type M visa for five (5) years as a refugee, worker, entrepreneur, independent professional, religious, student, foreign direct investment, retiree or annuitant.

Semi-face-to-face modality, it can be in the Colombian consulates abroad or in the Visas and Immigration in Bogotá DC

Information.

It is managed online, in a single portal to carry out State procedures:

Formalities.

It has cost.

Validity: indefinite.

Requirements:

. Valid passport or travel document. Original and copy.

. Copy of the visas and safe-conducts of which he has been the holder during the time of permanence in Colombian territory.

. Photograph, 1 – 3X4 cm in JPG format, maximum weight 300 KB, in color with white background, front view.

. Certificate of migratory movements issued by the Special Administrative Unit Migration Colombia.

. Document that certifies occupation and/or source of income.

. Document that certifies or proves that the circumstances or conditions that gave rise to the granting of the last visa still remain.

. A judicial or criminal record certificate from your country may be requested.

. Documents and requirements other than identity or travel documents must have an issue date no greater than 3 months before the registration of the application.

Applicant NNA or person with different capacity :

. Document that proves the name of the parents or of the people who hold parental authority or guardianship, such as a birth certificate, court ruling, etc. Original and copy.

. Visa of one of the parents or person who has parental authority or guardianship of the NNA and letter identifying who will be in charge of the care of the NNA in the national territory.

. Letter from the person authorized to care for the child, when he or she is not the father or does not have parental authority or guardianship.

Applicant who has renounced Colombian nationality. Check link.

Applicant father of a Colombian national by birth. See link.

Applicant in case of foreign direct investment. See link.

Information.

Formalities : All documents from abroad must have an apostille or legalization and an official translation into Spanish when it is not in this language. The official translation must be legalized or apostilled, as the case may be.

Visas.

Inserción Laboral

 


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Requisitos de Ingreso/Egreso para Niñas, Niños y Adolescentes (NNAs)

NNAs acompañados con ambos representantes legales

In the case of children and adolescents of Colombian nationality, or foreign nationals residing in Colombia who graduate with their legal representatives, they are required to prove the link, providing the valid travel document and the birth certificate.

Information.

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NNAs acompañados con un representante legal

In the case of NNA, of Colombian nationality, or foreigners residing in Colombia, who graduate with a legal representative, they will need to present an exit permit where the travel authorization is given by the other legal representative who does not travel or judicial. Add birth certificate from the Civil Registry or sentence, death certificate if applicable, in order to prove the link.

When the whereabouts of the other representative is unknown, or is not in a position to authorize, it is processed before the Family Ombudsman. Having to prove the link, to request the respective authorization.

For more information, go to "See more".

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NNAs no acompañados

Persons under the age of 18 are considered such. In all cases it is necessary to present a valid travel document and what is detailed.

Legal representative : person who exercises parental responsibility.

Reference is made to those children and adolescents who are not traveling in the company of their legal representatives (father/mother, guardian, curator, etc.).

In the case of children and adolescents of Colombian nationality, or foreigners residing in Colombia, who leave alone, they must present an exit permit , authorized by their legal representative(s), authenticated before a Notary, or judicial authorization. Add a Civil Registry birth certificate, court ruling, death certificate, if applicable.

Also in the event that the NNA has habitual residence abroad, equal to or greater than 1 year and is going to go out with a third party, they must have said permission granted by the parents who have custody.

For more information, go to "See more".

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