Venezuela – Document Registration Services Temporarily Suspended

Posted on August 28, 2017

The Autonomous Service of Registration and Public Notary Offices (SAREN) has announced that document registration and notarization (authentication) services have been suspended until further notice. The suspension is due to damage to SAREN’s online systems suffered during the anti-government protests… Read more »

VENEZUELA – Stricter Visa Requirements for U.S. Nationals

Posted on March 20, 2015

New provisions made by the Venezuelan government have recently revoked the visa-exempt status for U.S. nationals. Since this major change, more details have been released on the requirements for U.S. nationals seeking Venezuelan tourist visas. The following documentation is required:… Read more »

VENEZUELA – New Mandatory Insurance for Tourists and On-going Delays to Immigration Processing

Posted on March 24, 2014

According to new regulations coming into effect March 31, 2014, all tourists travelling into and out of Venezuela must have a medical and travel insurance policy. In other developments, the on-going political violence in Venezuela has led to significant delays… Read more »