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Argentina Rentista Visa
The Argentinian Rentista Visa allows you to legally reside in Argentina if you can prove you have an income of approximately $2,000 USD per month.

The visa always has an initial validity of one year renewable annually for up to three years.

This visa makes you eligible to apply for citizenship in two years or permanent residency in three years.

Proof of income must come from a “guaranteed source” including investments in foreign banks or companies.

Rentista Visa holders may establish a business in Argentina or work as a self employed individual, but may not work as employees for an Argentinian company.

Four step Process

  1. Apply for and receive a certificate de domicilio in Argentina
  2. Apply for your Rentista Visa
  3. Attend in person interview in Argentina
  4. Apply for and receive your DNI (Argentinian ID card)

General Requirements for the Argentina Rentista Visa

  1. Copy of your passport
  2. Entry stamp into Argentina
  3. Criminal record clearance
  4. Birth certificate
  5. Proof of financial means (approx $2,000 USD for past 3 months)
  6. Statement of source of funds
  7. Certificado de domicilio


  1. The application process typically takes 90 days… plan accordingly.
  2. You must apply for your certificado de domicilio in Argentina.
  3. It is possible to leave Argentina while waiting for your visa interview appointment.
  4. You will become a tax resident if you spend more than 183 days per year in Argentina.
  5. No minimum stay requirement

Notes about Argentinan Permanent Residence

  • Permanent residence is permanent but you will still need to renew your DNI.
  • No minimum stay requirement.

Notes About Argentinian Citizenship

  • Granted by an Argentinian judge who will evaluate your ties to Argentina.
  • Usually requires presence of at least six months per year for two years (not necessarily continuous).
  • Naturalized citizens can renounce but the process requires approval from an Argentinian judge.

What is Included in This Service

  • One initial application or renewal.
  • Full legal counseling during the entire duration of the application.
  • Compilation, compliance revision, and due diligence work of all necessary paperwork, as well as taking care of all appointments and communication with immigration and consular officers.
  • Concierge services for visa interview and DNI appointments (legal advice, representation, and legal translation services).

$1600 for Argentina Rentista Visa