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Migraciones, the Superintendencia Nacional de Migraciones (National Migration Superintendence), is the authority in Peru in charge of the immigration control of Peruvian nationals and foreigners.

Attached to the Ministry of the Interior, Migraciones issues travel documents (passports) to Peruvian nationals and oversees the migration movement of nationals and foreigners in order to ensure the country's internal security.

Being the immigration authority of Peru, Migraciones is especially important for foreigners who live and travel in Peru. Among many other immigration related topics, Migraciones is responsible for issuing temporary and permanent visas as well as special permits and approve the extension of visas and naturalizations.

The main office of Migraciones is in Lima’s district Breña.

Migraciones offices in Peru

Lima Migraciones head office
Av. España 734, Breña, Lima
All migration and immigration services available

Lima Migraciones office in Miraflores
Ovalo Gutiérrez (first basement level), Miraflores, Lima
issuances of passports for Peruvians and immigration services for foreigners

Other Migraciones offices in Lima
All other Migraciones offices in Lima including the one at the Jorge Chavez International Airport, at the municipality of La Molina, at the MAC Lima Norte, MAC Callao, MAC Lima Este and MAC Ventanilla only offer the issue of passports for Peruvians.

Map with all Migraciones offices in Peru

Arequipa Migraciones office
Urb. Quinta Tristan 2do. Parque, Distrito José Bustamante y Rivero, Arequipa

Chiclayo Migraciones office
Calle Los Tumbos No. 160, Urbanización Santa Victoria, Chiclayo, Lambayeque

Chimbote Migraciones office
Prolongación Leoncio Prado, Mz C, Lt. 2, Chimbote, Ancash

Cusco Migraciones office
Av. El Sol 610, Local de Prefectura, Cusco

Huancayo Migraciones office
Av. Giráldez 634, Camara de Comercio, Huancayo, Junín

Ilo Migraciones office
Urb. Enapu-Peru Mz. B, Ilo, Moquegua

Iquitos Migraciones office
Av. Andrés Avelino Cáceres block18, Morona Cocha, Iquitos

Piura Migraciones office
At the corner of Av. Sullana with Av. Integración, Piura

Pucallpa Migraciones office
Jr. Libertad 542, Pucallpa, Ucayali

Puerto Maldonado Migraciones office
Av. 15 de August 658, Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios

Puno Migraciones office
Jr. Ayacucho 270-280, Puno

Tacna Migraciones office
Av. Circunvalación, Urbanización El Triángulo, Circunvalacion Oeste, Tacna

Tarapoto Migraciones office
Jr. Ramirez Hurtado 433, Tarapoto, San Martín

Trujillo Migraciones office
Av. Victor Larco Herrera 1216, Urbanización Los Pinos (Pasaje Las Torcazas 1209), Trujillo, La Libertad

Tumbes Migraciones office
Av. Tumbes (Carretera Panamericana Norte km 1275.5), across from the stadium, Tumbes

Map Migraciones offices in Peru outside of Lima

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