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CHILEAN CITIZENS VISITING BELGIUM


TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS

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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Chilean citizen for short-stay period in Belgium starting from 2021.

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Documents
A valid passport is required to enter Belgium. All tourists entering Belgian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Belgian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.


Visa
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Chile who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Chilean citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.


Custom Regulations
Belgian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs. Goods can be imported into Belgian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
  • Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
  • Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).


Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Belgium with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.


Minors
Children aged up to 15 (included) years of age will be exempted from requiring a passport if traveling with companions (parents or grandparents) or guardian if:

  • Children have the same nationality as the companion
  • Children’s names are included in the passport of the companion.


List of Chilean diplomatic offices in Belgium


Honorary Consulate of Chile in Grace-Hollogne, Belgium

Address: Liege Aeroport, SAB S.A. 4460, Grace-HollogneCheck on map


Phone: 0032(4) 234 8576


Fax: 0032(4) 234 8404


Honorary Consulate of Chile in Kuurne, Belgium

Address: Brugsesteenweg 471-8520 Kuurne


Phone: 32 (56) 712 142


Fax: 32(56) 712 087


Honorary Consulate General of Chile in Antwerpen, Belgium

Address: 10,Mechelsesteenweg; 2000 AntwerpenCheck on map


Phone: 32(3) 232 7611


Fax: 32(3) 232 7611


Email: conchile.amberes@skynet.be


Embassy of Chile in Brussels, Belgium

Address: 106 Rue des Aduatiques, 106 1040 - Bruxelles, BelgiumCheck on map


Phone: +32 (02) 743 36 60


Fax: +32 (02) 736 49 94


Email: embachile@embachile.be


Website: http://www.embachile.be



List of Belgian diplomatic offices in Chile


Embassy of Belgium in Santiago, Chile

Address: Avenida Providencia, 2653, office 1103, Casilla 125, Correo 35, Santiago de Chile, ChileCheck on map


Phone: (+56) 2 2694 0400, (+56) 2 2694 0407


Fax: (+56) 2 2232 1073


Email: santiago@diplobel.fed.be


Website: http://www.diplomatie.be/santiago


Office Hours: 08:30 - 12:30


Details: Dr Dirk Van Eeckhout - Ambassador

Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Antofagasta, Chile

Address: Calle Baquedano, 299 Casilla, 650 Antofagasta, ChileCheck on map


Phone: (+56) (55) 26.86.69


Fax: (+56) (55) 26.86.69


Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Concepcion, Chile

Address: Calle Orompello, 61, Concepcion, ChileCheck on map


Phone: (+56) (41) 23.00.24


Fax: (+56) (41) 25.70.81


Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Punta Arenas, Chile

Address: Calle Roca, 817 - Oficina 61, Punta Arenas, ChileCheck on map


Phone: (+56) (61) 24.14.72


Fax: (+56) (61) 24.14.72


Honorary Consulate of Belgium in Valparaiso, Chile

Address: Calle Prat, 827 - Piso 12e Casilla 21, Valparaiso, ChileCheck on map


Phone: (+56) (32) 21.34.94


Fax: (+56) (32) 21.34.94



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