Ecuador


Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in Ecuador.  The Department's office in Santiago, Chile, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Ecuador. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Embassy

Santiago

Santiago
Summary

​This office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Chile and nine other South and Central American countries including: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela and the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Caribbean (previously known as Netherlands Antilles (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, Sint Maarten (Saint Martin) and Sint Eustatius (Saint Eustatius)).

Street address
Isidora Goyenchea 3621 Torre - B,
Piso 12
Las Condes,
Santiago, Chile
Postal address
As above
Counter hours
9 am to 10 am Monday to Friday
Telephone
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Fax
56 2 550 3605 (DIBP)
56 2 331 5960 (Embassy)
Electronic contact
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Website
http://www.chile.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

Payment i​nformation


Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

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​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship

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Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office.​​​​

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​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Guayas

Clinica Guayaquil
Summary

Radiology examinations

Street address

400 Padre Aguirre 400 y Cordova
Guayaquil, Guayas , Ecuador

Telephone

+593 4 256 3555

Fax

+593 4 230 2825

Electronic contact

presidencia@clinicaguayaquil.com

Dr Enrique Bolona G
Summary

Medical examinations

Street address

Building UDIMEF 1, Office 205
Luis Orrantia y Nahim Isaias Avenue
Kennedy North
Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador

Telephone

+593 4 268 0325

Fax

+593 4 268 0081

Electronic contact

consultorioebg@hotmail.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Enrique Bolona (male)

Quito

Diagnoimagen and Dr Alexandra Veintimilla
Summary
​Radiology examinations
Street address

Ave Eloy Alfaro 516 y Alemania
Quito, Pichincha​

Telephone

+593 (2) 2501650

Dr Rodrigo Sosa Clinic
Summary

Medical examinations

Street address

Edificio Fortune Plaza
Alemania N 30-10 y Eloy Alfaro

Telephone

+593 (2) 3 801 601
+593 (2) 3 801 602

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Rodrigo Sosa (male)

Hospital Metropolitano
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

San Gabriel and Nicolas Arteta Street
Medical Tower I, office 201, 2nd floor
Quito, Pichincha
Ecuador

Telephone

+593 2 243 1705
+593 9 982 6140
+593 2 245 4038

Fax

+593 2 245 4038

Electronic contact

ljimenez@hmetro.med.ec
s.valdivieso@andinanet.net

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Luis Alfredo Valdivieso Macias (male)

Police check

Ecuador

Ecuador
Additional information

Website

http://www.policiaecuador.gob.ec/

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificado de Antecedentes Penales (CAP)'. This is the only certificate issued and used in Ecuador.
Citizens (over 18 years of age) living in Ecuador: Apply in person to:

Policia Nacional del Ecuador, Direccion Nacional de la Policia Nacional, Jefaturas y Subjefaturas Provinciales de la Policia Judicial.
Citizens (over 18 years of age) living in Ecuador provide: Cedula de Identidad (ID) or passport, a passport size photo.
Citizens (over 18 years of age) not living in Ecuador: Apply to the nearest Ecuadorian consulate (Agregaduria de Policia if available in the consulate).
Citizens (over 18 years of age) not living in Ecuador provide: Cedula de Identidad (ID), passport.
Fee: Payable.
You can also authorise a relative to obtain the certificate on your behalf. You need to provide a Poder Notarial form and your ID (cedula) as proof of relationship. This form may be issued at a cost of US$17.00 payable at Puente Portete Y Avenida Barcelona S/N, in Guayaquil, or at the Office of Archivo Central (Police central archive) located at Av Amazonas y Vicente Ramon Roca Quito.
Note: Certificates are not available for foreigners who live in or have lived in Ecuador.