Crime and Public Safety
For emergencies requiring consular assistance during our regular office hours of 7:30 AM to 4:15 PM, excluding weekends and U.S. and Nicaragua holidays, please call (505) 2252-7104. For emergencies after hours, please call (505) 2252-7634 or (505) 8886-1495 and request to speak with the Embassy Duty Officer.
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Safety and Security
Medical Facilities and Health Information
Traffic Safety and Road Conditions
Special Circumstances(Property and Legal Issues)
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Helpful Tips if You Have Been Robbed
Sending/Receiving Money from U.S.
Attorneys in Nicaragua
Crime Victim Assistance and Compensation
Information about Violence against Women, including Sexual Assault
Passport & Notarial Appointments
Consular Report of Birth Abroad
To request an appointment for Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA), please email to: ACS.Managua@state.gov
We suggest that applicants with an appointment for Consular Report of Birth Abroad, plan to arrive in the embassy 30 minutes before their scheduled appointment. Parking and security checks at the embassy entrance can take up to 20 minutes.