TP-7 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.
  • En calidad de pensionado - Certificate issued by the competent authority, the government, the public or private entity, the foreign or Colombian entity, or diplomatic or consular mission of the country where the foreigner obtained the pension accredited in Colombia, attesting to the fact that the foreign visa applicant receives a monthly pension of no less than three (3) monthly minimum legal salaries in force, or
  • En calidad de rentista - Certificate stating the income issued by the public entity, the banks, financial companies, social security institutions, insurance companies, or from any other private company, acknowledged by the corresponding government, that pays or transfers the income, or the original of the contract that enables verifying the amount of the income. In the two cases of this numeral, the amount may not be less than the equivalent of fifteen (15) monthly minimum legal salaries in force, or
  • En calidad de socio o propietario de sociedad - Enough information enabling the verification of the existence and legal representation of the company as set forth in the first paragraph of article two of this Resolution, the applicant must provide the accurate mercantile registration number, name, main place of business and tax identification number (TIN) of the company. Evidencing that the foreigner is a partner or owner of a duly incorporated and registered company, stating a registered paid-in capital or asset owned by the foreign visa applicant of no less than one hundred (100) monthly minimum legal salaries in force. If it is a stock company, he/she must attach a certificate concerning the capital structure signed by the fiscal auditor stating the value of the stock owned by the foreign applicant, which cannot be less than one hundred (100) monthly minimum legal salaries in force.
  • Para recibir tratamiento médico y para el extranjero acompañante de aquel que recibirá el tratamiento médico - Certificate issued by an authorized medical institution stating the carrying out of the treatment, or
  • En calidad de propietario de inmueble - a) Communication issued by the International Exchange Department of the Banco de la República evidencing the record of the direct foreign investment for the purchase of real estate under the name of the foreign visa applicant, for an amount exceeding three hundred and fifty (350) monthly minimum legal salaries in force, pursuant to the provisions of the general regime for foreign investment and exchange, or its additions or amendments, as well as other Colombian concordant regulations in force. b) In addition to the foregoing, submit a certificate of ownership and liens issued by the corresponding Title Registration Office, issued less than one (1) month prior, evidencing that the applicant is the owner of a real estate property in the national territory for a value corresponding to the investment recorded, which should not be less than the amount referred to in this numeral, or
  • Para el ejercicio de oficios o actividades independientes - a)  Application letter signed by the interested party stating the activity to be developed in Colombia along with the curriculum vitae evidencing his/her experience vis-à-vis the activity to be carried out in the national territory with, at least, two (2) certificates, and: b) Bank certificate stating that the average balance in the bank account of the last six (6) months has been higher than fifteen (15) monthly minimum legal salaries in force.
  • 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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