Register for Social Security in Paraguay: Step-by-Step Guide

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What is it?

Social Security registration in Paraguay is a process that allows individuals to enroll in the country’s social security system to receive benefits such as healthcare, pensions, and insurance. This essential service ensures you are covered for various social and healthcare needs through contributions made by you and your employer.

Who needs it?

This service is ideal for Paraguayan citizens, expats, freelancers, and employees working in Paraguay who need to comply with local regulations and secure access to basic social security benefits like healthcare and retirement plans. Employers looking to enroll their employees in the system also benefit from understanding how to navigate this process.


  1. Visit the Social Security Office or their official website.
  2. Fill out the Social Security registration form.
  3. Submit the required documents along with the completed form.
  4. Pay any necessary fees if applicable.
  5. Receive confirmation of registration and your social security number.

Required documents

  • Valid passport or national ID: Obtainable from your local issuing authority.
  • Proof of address: Utility bills or a rental agreement.
  • Employment contract (if applicable): Provided by your employer.

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Additional details

  • Social security contributions are typically deducted from your salary.
  • Both employers and employees contribute to the social security fund.
  • Freelancers may have different contribution requirements compared to regular employees.
  • Ensure all documents are up-to-date to avoid any delays or issues.


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