Extranjeria - VII region

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Extranjeria - VII region

Post by bones » Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:34 pm

Heads up for anyone who has to go to the immigration office in Talca - The information on their website is outdated.

First, they changed buildings, probably due to the fact that the original one couldn't fit all of the people who go there every day to get their work visas sorted out. New address is 1 Norte 948, between 2 and 3 Oriente.

Second, the information about their hours of attention are not accurate. You have to go in the morning when they open, put your name on a list, then come back at noon and wait for your name to be called. And that's just to schedule the next appointment where you actually deliver all the documentation. You can't make a reservation online for any of the offices in the VII region and good luck getting someone to answer the phone there.

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Re: Extranjeria - VII region

Post by Maker42 » Sat Jan 27, 2018 5:25 pm

Unfortunately that's typical of most offices in the country. Expect the rules to change regularly without any notice, or especially any update on the web page. I wonder why they treat people with no voting rights so poorly? ;)

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Re: Extranjeria - VII region

Post by admin » Sat Jan 27, 2018 6:33 pm

Pretty much every immigration office in the country has collapsed under the invasion.

Throw in the summer vacation season, temp workers that know nothing, normal summer traffic, and well none of them are really functioning.
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