FINES, FOR HAVING IRREGULAR IMMIGRATION SITUATION SINCE APRIL 20TH 2018
GLC Abogados and the Immigration Law Division, inform since April 20th, 2018, Immigration Office will charge a fine to foreigners, who are in the following status:
- Tourists, who have not initiated immigration procedures in the immigration office. As well as foreigners, in a state of transit and border transit, who has exceeded the deadline granted by an immigration officer at the airport or border.
- Expired work visas
- Special categories (DIMEX expired)
- Temporary residents (DIMEX expired)
- Immigration process applicants denied, who have not revoked or appealed administrative resolution, and stayed in the country in this irregular status.
THE FINE WILL BE $100.00 (ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS) FOR EACH MONTH WITH DIMEX EXPIRED OR IN A STATE OF IRREGULARITY.
HOW DO YOU KNOW THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE TO PAY? You can check the following link: http://www.migracion.go. cr/Comunicación /Consulta%20pendiente.html.
WHERE THE PENALTY CAN BE PAID? Payments can be made at the agencies of Banco de Costa Rica and at the Costa Rican post office located in: La Cruz, Paso Canoas, Liberia, Alajuela.
If you are interested in our assistance, contact our specialist Eugenia Víquez, (506) 2524-3176, firstname.lastname@example.org