Tag Archives: Driving

How to Get Your Permiso de Circulación in Chile

  Procedures, requirements and all information related to el Permiso de Circulación. El Permiso de Circulación is a permit including a yearly tax paid by vehicle owners which allows cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles to legally circulate throughout the streets of the country. If you have an off-road vehicle, you may be exempt. Requirements: Renewal for used cars: Previous […]

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How to Get a Chilean Driver’s License

Procedures, requirements and all information related to driver´s licenses and legally driving in Chile Residents have 2 choices to legally drive: Permanent residents must obtain a Chilean license. Visitors/ temporary residents should obtain a valid international permit acquired at any automobile association in your country.  Requirements: 18 years or older Permanent resident  Valid Chilean ID  Required Documents: Legalized transcripts, diploma, […]

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Home and Auto Insurance: Types and Claims in Chile

Claims, procedures, requirements and all information related to Home and Auto Insurance Mandatory, if you have a mortgage: Fire Insurance (Seguro de Incendio asociado a créditos hipotecarios y sus adicionales) – Insures damages to your real estate in case of a fire with optional coverage for earthquakes and other natural disasters. The cost is associated with the appraised value of […]

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