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Since May 2018 tourist visa can be extended in Peru again
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower May 15, 2018 1097   0   1   0   0  
For years it wasn’t possible to extend your tourist visa / "temporary authorization to enter as a tourist" once you entered Peru. This changed in May 2018.
Permit to sign contracts (PEFC- Permiso especial para firmar contratos) in Peru
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower January 30, 2018 1223   0   1   0   0  
Foreign visitors, who entered Peru on a tourist visa and who need to sign legally binding documents before private and public entities (work contract, sworn statements for example for changing the immigration status, rental contract, car purchase, marriage license, apartment purchase, ….) have to apply for a special permit called “Permiso especial para firmar contratos (PEFC)” at the Peruvian...
Paying administration charges and processing fees in Peru
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower May 18, 2018 581   0   1   0   0  
All administration charges and processing fees government agencies, public authorities and entities levy in Peru have to be paid at the Banco de la Nacion.
How to obtain a Police Clearance Certificate and a Criminal Background Check in Peru
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower September 08, 2018 239   0   1   0   0  
Foreigners, who have lived or are still living in Peru, as well as Peruvians quite often have to provide a police clearance certificate or a criminal background check for example when applying for a new job in Peru or abroad, when applying for a resident visa in other countries, when getting a degree or even when driving a vehicle...
Foreigners leaving Peru during the approval process of their visa (extension) need a special travel permit - here how you can apply for it
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower March 23, 2018 314   0   1   0   0  
Foreigners in Peru who applied for a visa – correctly who applied for a change of their immigration status (cambio de calidad migratoria) or a change of their visa type (cambio de clase de visa) – as well as those who applied for an extension of their residence visa can only leave the country during the processing time of...
How to obtain a Peruvian driver's license
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower May 21, 2018 655   0   1   0   0  
Visitors who come to Peru as tourists or on any other short-term temporary visa can drive with their national driver’s license in Peru for up to 183 days. To be prepared for all eventualities it is however recommended to apply for an international driving license in your home country before visiting Peru, this way avoiding language barriers and discussions...
Domestic workers in Peru - rights and obligations for employer and empleada, salary, bonuses and benefits, social security and more; photo: Andina
Legal Stuff SunflowerSunflower April 13, 2018 558   0   1   0   0  
While in many first world countries an unaffordable luxury, in Peru having a so-called empleada (domestic worker) that does your cleaning, laundry, cooking, watching the children or even driving you around is quite common and for middle and upper-class Peruvians and foreigners still affordable.
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