Modification to the General Ordinance of Urban Planning and Construction October 2, 2019

On September 30, 2019, an amendment to the General Ordinance of Urban Planning and Construction was published in the Official Journal whose objective, among others, is to strengthen the legal certainty of the permits and…

Tax Modernization Project Indications August 12, 2019

On Wednesday, July 3, the Executive entered the second group of indications to the tax modernization project that is currently being processed in the Senate. Based on the foregoing, the Tributary team of Barros and…

Modification to Law 20,551 that regulates the closure of mining operations and installations July 19, 2019

Yesterday the Official Journal published an amendment to the Law 20,551 that “Regulates the closure of mining operations and facilities.” This project seeks to alleviate the financial burden that the owners of mining projects must…

Modification to the General Urban Planning and Construction Ordinance July 12, 2019

On July 10, 2019, the Official Gazette published an amendment to the General Urban Planning and Construction Ordinance that adds a new chapter in title 6 of this, “Special Regulation for Economic Housing” establishing a…

DGA Resolution on Control of Groundwater Extractions July 3, 2019

On July 1, 2019 was published, in the Official Gazette, Exempt Resolution No. 1,238 / 2019 of the General Water Directorate that “Determines the technical conditions and deadlines at the national level to comply with…

Schedule of obligations to inform the Central Bank of operations abroad May 29, 2019

The Central Bank establishes a serie of information obligations for statistical purposes, some of which must be fulfilled directly by the interested parties and not by the formal exchange market entity involved. These obligations may…

Labor Modernization Project May 17, 2019

On May 14, 2019, the President of the Republic sent to the Senate a Bill on labor modernization for conciliation of work, family and inclusion, which introduces amendments to the Labor Code, and other legal…

Government announces bidding for the development of 5G Network February 28, 2019

Last Monday, the Government announced the beginning of the bidding process whose goal is the development of the 5G Network in Chile. This network is characterized, mainly, because of its high capacity to transmit information…

Labor Inclusion Law January 14, 2019

With the enactment of Law No. 21.015, companies that as of April 1, 2019 have more than 100 workers will be obliged to hire or keep hired the 1% of people with disabilities or assignees…

30 Day Payment Law January 9, 2019

On January 3, 2019, the President of Chile promulgated the 30-Day Payment Act (here in after the “Law”), which amends Law No. 19.983 on transfer and executive merit to a copy of the bill, Decree…