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Welcome to the Visa Section of the Consulate of Mexico in Seattle. The main goal of this information is to facilitate the understanding of immigration procedures and simplify the filling of the documents that we need to process your visas. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have doubts. Please note that the requirements presented in this section apply to the Consulate of Mexico in Seattle, whose jurisdiction includes the states of Washington. These requirements could be subject to change. Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla

This type of visa is for you if:

  • You are traveling to Mexico for vacations, transit, business, technical activities, artistic activities, scientific activities, sport activities, correspondent or journalist, ministers of religion.
  • You will be in Mexico for up to 180 days.
  • You don´t have a work authorization.

Requirements:


* Apply at this Consulate General in person.
* Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
* Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions.
* Valid US visa for multiple entries and one photocopy.
* Valid I-94 and/or I-20 or J-1 or I-797A Form in original and one photocopy.
* One photo passport size (size 2 x 2 inches), in color, no glasses.
* Proof of economic solvency:

- Proof of employment, employment letter, pay stubs from the last three months, if  you have direct deposit bring the last three months of your bank statements OR

* Consular fee.

If a company/organization in Mexico is sponsoring or inviting the foreign national, the applicant can submit an original invitation letter from them (the invitation must have a letterhead, address and signed in ink. Scanned or PDF versions will not be accepted). For more information please contact our Visas Department at Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla

To apply, minors (under 18 years old) must be accompanied by parents (or legal guardian) and to submit original and official documentation proving filiation (relationship between parents and child) or legal status as a legal guardian.

 

If the purpose of entering into Mexico is working there and you will receive a salary or payment (lucrative activities), you will have to apply for a prior authorization to the National Immigration Institute in Mexico. In that case, you will receive an authorization number (NUT number).

As soon as the NUT authorization has been issued you must be in contact with this Consulate in order to schedule one appointment and to process a visa. Once you make the appointment you only will have 10 days for the interview and the issuance of your visa.

IMPORTANT: Effective March 1st 2010, all FOREIGN PERMANENT RESIDENTS IN THE UNITED STATES traveling to Mexico for tourism, transit or business reasons, for less than 180 days, should get the immigration form called FMM directly through the airline, cruise line, or port of entrance to Mexico,  showing a valid passport and a valid permanent resident card.

IMPORTANTE: A partir del 1 de marzo de 2010 todos los EXTRANJEROS RESIDENTES PERMANENTES EN LOS ESTADOS UNIDOS, que viajen a México en calidad de turistas, en tránsito a otro país o por negocios, por menos de 180 días deberán obtener la forma migratoria FMM en la aerolínea, compañía de cruceros o puerto de ingreso a México, mediante la presentación de su pasaporte válido junto con su tarjeta de residencia permanente vigente.

This type of visa is for you if:

  • You are traveling to Mexico for retirement, investments, professional activities, technical activities, artistic activities, scientific activities, and sport activities or as a minister of religion.
  • You will be in Mexico more than 180 days.

Requirements:

  • Apply at this Consulate General in person.

  • Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
  • Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions.
  • Valid US visa for multiple entries and one photocopy.
  • Valid I-94 and/or I-20 or J-1 or I-797A Form in original and one photocopy
  • One photo passport size, no glasses.
  • Proof of economic solvency. Original financial records (last three months of your bank statements in US Dollars, last twelve months of pay stubs, employment letter specifying your position and salary and the last twelve months of international credit card statements. Yearly social security statement and one copy. You can also submit official documents proving the ownership of a property/company/business) and one photocopy of them. For more information please contact Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla
  • If a company/organization/association in Mexico is sponsoring or inviting the foreign national, the applicant can submit an original invitation letter* from them (the invitation must have a letterhead, address and signed in ink, with copy of the picture ID who is signing the letter. Scanned or PDF versions won’t be accepted). Ministers of religion should submit original letter of “anuencia” (consent) of the Ministry of the Interior (Secretaría de Gobernación) from Mexico.
  • Consular fee.

 

This type of visa is for you if:

  • You are moving to Mexico to be there indefinitely.

Requirements:

  • Apply at this Consulate General in person

  • Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
  • Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions.
  • Valid US visa for multiple entries and one photocopy.
  • Valid I-94 and/or I-20 or J-1 or I-797A Form in original and one photocopy.
  • One photo passport size (size 1.5 x 1.3/4 inches), in color, no glasses.
  • Original financial records (last three months of your bank statements in US Dollars, last twelve months of pay stubs, employment letter specifying your position and salary and the last twelve months of international credit card statements. Yearly social security statement and one copy. You can also submit official documents proving the ownership of a property/company/business) and one photocopy of them. For more information please contact our Visas Department at Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla
  • Payment or Consular fee

This type of visa is for you if:

  • You are traveling to study in Mexico.
  • You don´t have a work authorization.

Requirements:

  • Apply at this Consulate General in person.
  • Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
  • One photo passport size (size 1.5 x 1.3/4 inches), in color, no glasses.
  • Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions.
  • Valid US visa for multiple entries; at least with 3 months of validity at the time of your filing and one photocopy.
  • Valid I-94 in original and one photocopy.
  • Original Acceptance letter from the School/Institution/University must include:

- Applicant´s full name.

- Level of Study/Degree

- Field/program of study

- Name of program/studies/course

- Tuition Fee

- Full name of institution

  • Economic Solvency. For more information please contact our Visas Department at Esta dirección electrónica esta protegida contra spam bots. Necesita activar JavaScript para visualizarla

 

This type of visa is for you if:

  • You are traveling to Mexico in order to complete the legal process to adopt a child.
  • You have received a report to be matched with a child (informe de adoptabilidad o pre-asignación) Issued by the “State System for the Full Development of the Family” (SIstema Nacional para el Desarrollo Integral de la Familia, -DIF-)

 

Requirements:

  • Apply at this Consulate General in person
  • Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
  • Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions
  • One photo passport size(size 1.5 x 1.3/4 inches), in color, no glasses.
  • Report to be matched with a child (informe de adoptabilidad o pre-asignación) Issued by the “State System for the Full Development of the Family” (Sistema Nacional para el Desarrollo Integral de la Familia, -DIF-). Original and 1 copy
  • Letter of acceptance and that you will continue processing a child´s adoption (issued by the Central Authority in Mexico). Original and 1 copy
  • Consular fee

 

Requirements:

  • Fill out the Application form (in Spanish, English version coming soon).
  • Valid passport in original and one photocopy of the pages containing personal information, photograph of bearer and expiration date/extensions.
  • Valid US visa for multiple entries
  • Valid and original I-94 Form and one photocopy.
  • One photo passport size (size 1.5 x 1.3/4 inches), in color, no glasses
  • Original verbal or diplomatic note requesting a visa.
    • Specify purpose, place and duration of the trip (Conference, meeting, or event) to attend in Mexico

 

Última actualización el Miércoles, 12 de Agosto de 2015 23:34
 


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