CHILEAN CITIZENS VISITING NETHERLANDS
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Chilean citizen for short-stay period in Netherlands starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Netherlands. All tourists entering Dutch territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Dutch 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.
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.
Dutch 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 Dutch 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), tobacco (1Kg).
- Alcohol: Spirits over 22% volume (10L), alcoholic beverages under 22% volume (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).
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 the Netherlands with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.
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 Netherlands
Consulate of Chile in Rotterdam
Address: C.Steinweg Handelsveem BV, Parmentierplein 1, 3088 GN Rotterdam
Phone: (010) 4879520
Fax: (010) 4879578
Consulado General of Chile in Amsterdam
Embassy of Chile in Netherlands
Embassy of Chile in The Hague, Netherlands
Address: Mauritskade 51, 2514 Hg
List of Dutch diplomatic offices in Chile
Consulate Punta Arenas
Address: Magallanes 435, Punta Arenas, Punta Arenas, Chile
Consulate Valdivia, Chile
Address: Los Tilos 041, depto. 1002,, Isla Teja, Valdivia., Chile
Phone: 63-221-069 / 696 or 09-8185526
Consulate Concepcion, Chile
Address: Cochrane 754 Concepcion, Chile
Consulate Antofagasta, Chile
Address: Washington 2675 # 902,, Antofagasta, Chile
Consulate Puerto Montt, Chile
Address: Isla Tenglo 206, Terrazas De, Angelmo, Puerto Montt, Chile
Phone: 56-65-257-728 / 56-65-257-728
Consulate Temuco, Chile
Address: Bulnes 815, Of. 302,, Temuco, Chile
Phone: 45-491-009 / 09-8728030
Consulate Valparaiso/Vina del Mar, Chile
Address: Plaza Sotomayor 50, Valparaiso, Chile
Phone: 32-2203500 / 32-2203422 / 09-3345555
Office Hours: Monday-Wednesday 10:00 to 13:00
Consulate of Nederlanden in Iquique
Address: Tarapaca 123,, Iquique, Chile
Phone: 56 57 393110
Fax: 56 57 393120
Office Hours: 0900 / 1200 (AM) 15.30 /18.30 (PM)
Royal Netherlands Embassy in Santiago, Chile
- Routine Vaccines
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
Area: 41,526 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +31
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