TEMPORARY RESIDENCE - VOLUNTEER

Requirements:

  • Legal and valid passport, travel or identity document recognized through International Instruments, valid for at least 6 months.
  • Certificate of criminal record of the country of origin or in which you have resided during the last five years, prior to your arrival in Ecuadorian territory.
  • Official documentation accrediting the category for which it applies.
  • Migratory record.
  • Accredit lawful income records that allow the subsistence of the applicant and his / her family nucleus.
  • Certificate issued by the legal representative of the NGO or Institution, legally constituted or recognized by the Ecuadorian State in which it indicates that the volunteer will provide his services voluntarily or altruistically.
  • Authorized or approved project of the Volunteer.
  • Agreement, Decree or Official Registry by means of which the Government of Ecuador authorizes the operation of the organization.
  • Appointment of legal representative, registered before competent authority.
  • Commitment of the entity to pay the costs of maintenance, housing and food

Remember:

    All documentation in a language other than Spanish should be duly translated into Spanish and, in turn, must have the respective signature of the translator's signature before a public notary
    All official documents from abroad must be duly legalized or have the apostille
    The requirements that do not appear in this section will be verified internally by the personnel of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Cost:

    $50 USD application fee and $200 USD visa grant.

IN THE CASE OF OFFICIALS, EXPERTS, MEMBERS OR CONSULTANTS OF NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS FROM ABROAD AND CITIZENS OF FOREIGN PRESS AND; IN CASE OF AGREEMENT OF TECHNICAL COOPERATION AND OPERATION WITH THE ECUADORIAN GOVERNMENT

Requirements:

  • Legal and valid passport, travel or identity document recognized through International Instruments, valid for at least 6 months.
  • Certificate of criminal record of the country of origin or in which you have resided during the last five years, prior to your arrival in Ecuadorian territory.
  • Official documentation accrediting the category for which it applies.
  • Migratory record.
  • Accredit lawful income records that allow the subsistence of the applicant and his / her family nucleus.
  • Petition addressed to the consular authority or zonal coordinator, signed by the authority of the institution or body.
  • Copy of Passport.
  • Copy of the Agreement signed between the Ecuadorian State and the Institution or NGO.
  • Copy of the basic operating agreement signed by the corresponding unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Human Mobility
  • One recent color photo (5 cm x 5 cm) in JPG format (white background, without earing or other accessories items on the face, hair or neck)

Remember:

    All documentation in a language other than Spanish should be duly translated into Spanish and, in turn, must have the respective signature of the translator's signature before a public notary
    All official documents from abroad must be duly legalized or have the apostille
    The requirements that do not appear in this section will be verified internally by the personnel of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Cost:

    $50 USD application fee and $200 USD visa grant.