TP-6 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 signed by the legal representative of the entity or organization stating the activity the foreigner will carry out in the country, the work program to be developed, its duration and expected agenda, assuming the financial responsibility of defraying all the expenses of the foreigner during his/her stay in Colombia, as well as the expenses for his/her return to the country of origin, or to his/her place of residence, and of his family, upon the termination of his/her activities.
  • Certificate signed by the legal representative of the NGO attesting to the experience and suitability of the foreigner vis-à-vis the activities he/she intends to develop in the country, or if he/she is an intern student.
  • Valid document accrediting the independent legal existence of the not-for-profit organization, or non-governmental organization, issued by the competent Colombian authority, or document of incorporation in a country different from Colombia evidencing no less than five (5) years of incorporation and issued within the three (3) months prior to submitting the visa application. In any case, the two previous incorporation requirements may be substituted by a document evidencing that it has the consultative status of the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
  • 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: the foreigner employed or hired as an officer or employee of the not-for-profit entity, or of the NGO, shall apply for a TP-4 Visa.

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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