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Brazil Digital Nomad Visa

 

The Brazil Digital Nomad Visa allows you to legally reside in Brazil if you can prove you have an income of approximately $1,500 USD per month or you have $18,000 USD in a bank account.

The visa always has an initial validity of one year renewable annually for at least two years. The actual legislation in no way limits how many times you can renew this visa.

This visa does not directly lead to either permanent residency or citizenship.

Proof of income can come from any source generated outside of Brazil including employment, self employment or investment income.

Digital nomad visa holders may work remotely for a foreign company or as a self employed individual, but may not work as employees for a Brazilian company.

Three step Process

  1. Apply electronically for your Digital Nomad Visa  
  2. Attend an in person interview in Brazil or at a Brazilian Consulate
  3. Apply for and receive you RNE (Brazilian Foreigner’s ID card)

General Requirements for the Brazil Digital Nomad Visa

  1. Copy of your passport
  2. Health insurance valid in Brazil (travel insurance is not accepted)
  3. Criminal record clearance
  4. Certified Birth certificate (must be less than six months old)
  5. Proof of financial means (approx $1,500 USD for past 6 months or $18,000 USD in savings)
  6. Employment letter or service contracts
  7. Letter stating reason for the visa
  8. Letter stating you will not work in Brazil
  9. Passport photo

Notes

  1. The application process typically takes 30-60 days… plan accordingly.
  2. You can apply in Brazil or from abroad.
  3. You will become a tax resident if you spend more than 183 days per year in Brazil.

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 RNE appointments (legal advice, representation, and legal translation services).

$800 for Brazil Digital Nomad Visa