Chilean Pension Request Service - Step-by-Step Guide

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What is it?

The Chilean Pension Request Service is designed to help individuals navigate the complex process of applying for pension benefits in Chile. This service provides a clear, step-by-step guide to ensure you complete all necessary procedures and gather the required documents to secure your pension.

Who needs it?

This service is ideal for Chilean residents who are approaching retirement age and need assistance with their pension application. It is also beneficial for family members helping their elderly relatives, expatriates who have worked in Chile, and anyone needing a comprehensive understanding of the pension request process in Chile.


  1. Determine your eligibility by checking the Chilean pension requirements.
  2. Gather all necessary documents, including identity verification and employment history.
  3. Complete the official pension application form.
  4. Submit your application either online through the Chilean Social Security website or in person at a local office.
  5. Await confirmation and any requests for additional information.
  6. Follow up on your application status regularly until you receive your pension approval.

Required documents

  • Identity Verification (Passport or National ID)
  • Employee Certificate (Original and Updated)
  • Contribution Records (Available from Previous Employers or AFPs)
  • Proof of Residency (Utility Bill or Lease Agreement)
  • Marriage Certificate (if applying for a widow’s pension)

Providers that can do it for you

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Additional details

  • Ensure your employment history is accurate and up-to-date.
  • If you encounter difficulties, consider seeking help from a pension advisor.
  • Keep a copy of all submissions and correspondence for your records.
  • For expatriates, check for any bilateral agreements between Chile and your country of residence.


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