Family Assignment Request in Colombia - Application Guide

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What is it?

A Family Assignment Request in Colombia is a formal application process allowing individuals to assign or reassign family members for benefits or services under Colombian law. This service ensures that family members are correctly documented and receive the appropriate support from the government.

Who needs it?

This service is ideal for Colombian residents who need to update or correct family member information for legal benefits, such as inheritance, social security, or health insurance. It’s essential for families experiencing changes in their household composition or needing to establish legal recognition for dependents.


  1. Gather all necessary documents, including identification and proof of family relationship.
  2. Visit your local government office or use the official online platform for submissions.
  3. Fill out the Family Assignment Request form accurately.
  4. Submit the form along with the required documents.
  5. Wait for confirmation and further instructions from the authorities.
  6. Follow any additional steps required by the authorities, such as interviews or additional paperwork.

Required documents

  • Identification documents such as ID cards or passports.
  • Birth certificates or proof of family relationship.
  • Marriage certificates (if applicable).
  • Proof of residence.
  • Any additional document requested by the local authorities.

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Additional details

  • Processing times may vary; check with local authorities for a timeline.
  • Ensure all documents are up-to-date and in the required format.
  • Consult an attorney if you are unsure about any step or document.
  • Online submission may be more convenient and quicker than in-person visits.


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