TP-12 Visa Requirements

  • Attach a copy of the main page of the valid passport where the personal data of the holder appear.
  • A copy of the page of the Passport that has the last entry to or exit from Colombia stamp, as the case may be.
  • Foreigners who have applied for and been granted a visa without a QR code or OCR must attach a copy of the most recent Colombian visa.
  • Sí el trámite va a ser finalizado por un apoderado adjuntar poder debidamente otorgado.
  • Letter of invitation of the person or institution inviting and taking the responsibility for the stay in, and exit from, the national territory stating the activity the visa applicant intends to carry out.
  • In the event that the inviting party is an individual person, a bank certificate stating that the average balance in the bank account of the last three (3) months is more than five (5) monthly minimum legal salaries in force; or
  • Certificate from the private or public entity or institution carrying out the personnel selection process, or entrepreneurial training, or journalistic coverage, stating that the foreign applicant is part of the selection process, is part of the training or that he/she will carry out a journalistic coverage;
  • photocopy or electronic information of the corresponding exit tickets.
  • Fill out the visa application, electronically following this link: Visas Form or in person, at the issuing office. In the case of artistic, sports and cultural groups, the visa application may be filled out by their representative by detailing the data of each one of the members of the group.

Note: Si usted hace su solicitud de manera presencial, no requerira llevar fotografías. Las mismas le serán tomadas en la oficina expedidora



  • Sí su trámite lo va a efectuar de manera presencial, deberá presentar su pasaporte con vigencia mayor a 180 días y dos páginas en blanco.
  • Sí solicitó visa electrónica por más de un mes, deberá presentar su pasaporte en las oficinas de Bogotá con una vigencia mayor a 180 días y dos páginas en blanco para el estampado de la respectiva visa.
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