The National Migration Institute (IMN) has updated Mexican immigration fees for 2021. Below, we have translated 2021’s fees for your convenience. Remember that some immigration procedures incur two fees, and others, just one. That is, the paperwork processing can have a cost, as can the issue of a document. Therefore,… Read More
How to Get Permanent Residency in Mexico Permanent residency allows you to live indefinitely in Mexico, and it has many benefits. There are various ways to get permanent residency in Mexico; let’s review them. Take the direct route to permanent residency 1) You can get permanent residency from a Mexican… Read More
Will 2021 be the year you move to Mexico? No-one needs any reminding that 2020 has been a difficult year. It has been a year that has forced us to re-evaluate our priorities and live in different ways: with restricted movement, more online presence, and with lots of patience. … Read More
The process to renew a temporary resident card should begin within the month before it expires. If you are in time to renew your card, consult our article for further details: Temporary Residency Expiry: How to Decide Between Renewal, Change of Condition or Reapplication It can happen, however, that your… Read More
Moving to Mexico can be a daunting experience. There are lots of factors to consider – for instance, location, housing, healthcare, finances and the language. Then there’s the official side of immigration – paperwork. The procedure in Mexico is not difficult compared to some countries, but it can take time.… Read More
There are various options for you after temporary residency. In this article we look at temporary residency renewal, reapplication and change of condition.
One of the perks of residency in Mexico is local or resident pricing and discounts. This is particularly attractive if you live in areas such as the Riviera Maya where costs are higher due to tourism. However, permanent residents over 60 can enjoy even more and greater benefits with an… Read More
There are two ways of getting residency in Mexico via family unity. One is through the child/parent connection. The other is the spouse/partner connection. In this article we look at family unity residency through a child or parent. To learn more about residency through a spouse/partner, read our article: How… Read More
If you’re thinking of applying for temporary or permanent residency in Mexico, it can help to know the pros and cons of each procedure. In this article, we outline what to consider before initiating a Mexican immigration application.
Playa del Carmen Immigration Office or INM Office (Instituto Nacional de Migracion): this is where you will process your residency application, if you are moving there. In this article we tell you all you need to know about the office. Playa del Carmen Immigration Office Procedures You can process the… Read More