(ADOPTION VISA)

This type of visa is for you if:

 

  • You are traveling to Mexico in order to complete the legal process to adopt a child
  • You have received a child matching report (Informe de adoptabilidad o pre-asignación) issued by Mexico’s National Family Institute (DIF)

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Apply to the Consular Section in person
  • Valid passport and one photocopy of the information page of the passport
  • One passport size picture (in color, recent, no glasses, facing front, white background, 32 x 26 mm or 39 x 31 mm)
  • If not a South African citizen, valid proof of legal residence/entry in South Africa and one photocopy of that document
  • Child matching report (Informe de adoptabilidad o pre-asignación) issued by DIF (original and 1 copy)
  • Letter of commitment that you will continue processing the adoption, issued by the corresponding authority in Mexico (original and 1 copy)
  • Payment of consular fee (only cash ZAR)
  • Visa applications will be received only Monday to Friday, from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
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