How to Get a Diplomatic or Official Visa for Ecuador

Ecuador Diplomatic or Official Visa

Ecuador Diplomatic or Official Visa

This type of visa (12- III) is for the following types of people:

  • Officials of International Organizations.
  • Experts from International organizations.
  • Officers for Cultural, Technical and Scientific Cooperation.
  • Consultants of international governmental or nongovernmental entities requested by the Ecuadorian government, under the respective agreement.
  • Administrative Staff from Diplomatic Missions, Consular Offices, Trade Ministries and International Organizations.
  • Military, Naval, Air and Police Attaches Assistants.
  • Domestics servants of Officials with diplomatic status.
  • Accompanying relatives of the petitioner, within second degree of consanguinity and affinity.

Go to my Ecuador visa page for information on the other types of visas for Ecuador.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Ecuador Diplomatic or Official Visa.

Find your closest consulate
Gather documentation

While I recommend you go to the Embassy or Consulate website you found in Step 1, the official list of required documents is here.

Visa fee

No fee required.

Submit materials

Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the Embassy or Consulate you found in Step 1.

Your Embassy or Consulate will have detailed visa application submission instructions on their website.

Receive your visa

Congratulations!  You will have your brand new Ecuador visa.

Vaccination information

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