U.S. Embassy Managua Operating Status

September 17, 2018 and until further notice: Open to public for limited services (please read below.)

  • For further information about the security situation in Nicaragua, please see our latest Security Alerts.
  • U.S. citizens needing emergency passports (for imminent travel only) may visit the Embassy between 7:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, when the Embassy has not announced a closure, and will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Please see our U.S. Citizen Services page for additional information related to criteria to qualify for emergency passports, as well as other emergency services available.
  • Embassy Managua is no longer providing routine immigrant or nonimmigrant visa services. Additional information is available at our Frequently Asked Questions page.