Paraguay enacts new Migrations Law

The enactment of Law No. 6984/2022 “Migrations Law” modified the categories of admission of foreign nationals to settle and work in Paraguay as residents.

As a result, immigrants may be admitted under the following categories:

  • Spontaneous or Occasional Residence;
  • Temporary Residence and;
  • Permanent Residence.

In the following document we explain the differences between these categories, which are the requirements to acquire the residence in Paraguay and its benefits.