Call Us: 619-780-1274 |
Call Us: 619-780-1274 |
Home/Services/Regularization by Having an Expired Document or Engaging Non-Remunerated Activities

Regularization by Having an Expired Document or Engaging Non-Remunerated Activities in Mexico.

(FM3/Temporary Resident or Work Visa)

All foreigners with no exception need to have a valid migratory document to back up their regular stay in Mexico, as well as the performed activities under which their migratory document was previously was authorized.

If they do not possess a valid migratory document or have stopped doing the initial authorized activities, they’re able to apply for a regularization procedure, in this specific case:

  • Regularization by Having an Expired Document or Engaging Non-Remunerated Activities.

For purposes of obtaining a Permanent Residence the migratory history initiates from cero, once a foreigner applies for this procedure.

Requisites that need to be presented when applying for this procedure are one of the following:

  • Job offer.
  • Economic solvency.
  • Invitation letter.
  • Real estate.
  • Investor.
  • Student.


What do I need to apply for a Regularization by having an expired document or enhance non authorized activities?

Foreigners that can apply to this procedure must have an expired document with no more than 60 days of it being expired, or that they have changed their activities on which they are registered at the INM.

Can I start my Renewal procedure abroad?

This procedure cannot be presented when you are abroad, it is necessary that you start this procedure when it is still valid and within Mexico.

Nevertheless, if you are required to travel inside or outside of Mexico during this process, HH can help you with some alternative solutions in order to avoid your application being rejected.

Where can I apply for a Regularization by having an expired document or enhance non authorized activities?

At the INM offices. To apply for this procedure, you must visit the INM offices in person and submit your request (Instituto Nacional de Migracion).

Good news! HH Consultants makes it easy and convenient for you, schedule your consultation with us today and our team will help you expedite the process so that you don’t have to waist an entire day.

Also, the possibility of being rejected and create a negative history.

How long does it take?

In the best case scenario, with all the paperwork filled up correctly and with all requirements met, it can take between 7 to 10 business days.

However, please be advised that in most cases with people that don’t have experience filling up this applications, can usually take between 7 to 10 days.

HH Consultants strongly advises to consult an immigration specialist to avoid delaying your process.

If you would like for us to help you process your request, please schedule a consultation and our team will provide you with all the details.

How do I start my procedure?

By scheduling an appointment with one of our consultants, please keep in mind that H&H Consultants can always help you in person or online

We strongly advise you to consult with an expert before you start any immigration procedure, there are many ways for you to save money and improve your migratory history.

For how long is my document valid?

This migratory document can be valid for 1 up to 4 years.

If you are interested in getting your document for more than a year and save money on government fees, please schedule an appointment with one of our consultants to better inform you.

How often I travel outside of Mexico?

You can leave the country as often as desired, as long as this immigration document is valid.

In HH, once the migratory document is granted, we let you know about the obligations, rights and recommendations for your immigration status.

This in order to avoid any problems that may jeopardize your immigration history, since we know that most foreigners who come to Mexico, usually remain more than one year, or seek to obtain their permanent residence in the country.

By this, it is very important to have the necessary information to no affect your migratory history.

Nevertheless, if you already have your immigration document, and you have presented it on your own, feel free to contact one of our consultants, who will guide you on the recommendations to be taken into account to carry a good immigration history.

How much does it costs?

We know that every foreigner’s migratory situation may vary and that in some cases the migratory procedure can be in different stages.

Which is why the cost may also be different according to each case’s characteristics.

As a consequence, we evaluate every case with an initial interview (40dlls, that will be deducted from the total cost).

With the purpose of obtaining the most information possible, in order to determine if this type of procedure is the correct one.

If it is not the best option, we will let you know what will be the process that we need to follow.

HH helps foreigners like you to regularize their migratory status, so that you can enjoy your stay in Mexico without worrying of your legal status in the country.

Mexico Immigration Law

Temporary resident (Article 52).
Temporary resident student (Article 52).
Temporary resident student (Article 52).

Article 132.
Article 134.
Article 136.