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ImmigrationTourismTravel

You can find below a list of questions and answers on this opening process, divided by category. Also, you can find the translated PDF with all the details here. Whilst we have received information on the upcoming rules that will come into effect from August 01 and which allowed us to post
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LivingTourismTravel

Process of more than eight years for the creation of this new protected area, constitutes a historical milestone in terms of governance, climate change and marine spatial planning. “It marks a before and after in the way the country decides to manage its marine-coastal resources. It is an example of the

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BusinessTourism

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council awarded Costa Rica worldwide recognition for its permanent efforts in the development and consolidation of sustainable tourism. Accreditation is for the standard of the Certificate of Sustainable Tourism (CST) of the Costa Rican Tourism Institute. The main advantage in obtaining this award is the increase

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GovernmentImmigration

Update June 30, 2020: Our borders will remain closed until August 01, 2020 (this date may be extended and may not apply to all travelers).  The Immigration Department has further delayed the date which they will start accepting residency applications, to July 18, 2020. Please take note, tourists (non-Residents) who

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GovernmentImmigrationTourism

MOPT Ministry of Public Works and Transportation Press Release Public Relations Department (506) 2523-2063 / (506) 2523-2062 www.mopt.go.cr   All services related to driver licenses to remain suspended until May 15 Written and driving tests, license homologation and renewal are amongst the services affected. Grace period is extended for anyone

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ImmigrationTourismTravel

The Immigration Department issued this morning, April 24th, 2020 Resolution N° DJUR-0069-04-2020-JM, which, in summary, states: The Immigration Department WILL NOT receive Residency applications from now on and until May 17th, 2020. This includes all categories. Basically, Residency applications are suspended until May 17th, 2020. Consequently, documents which will expire

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PropertyReal EstateTourism

The current technological revolution includes mobile applications for all kinds of services, from buying food and objects which you receive at your door, a ride around town and even non-traditional renting. In Costa Rica the latter type of service had not been regulated until the middle of the month of

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BusinessGovernmentTaxes

The approval of the new Tax Package (Law 9635) from Asamblea Legislativa (Costa Rican Congress) introduced new taxes or extended the implementation of existing taxes with the purpose to increase the revenue of the Costa Rican Government. As many of you know, the Government has been struggling to make ends

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