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Consulate of Nicaragua in Los Angeles, California

The Consulate of Nicaragua in Los Angeles, California provides services such as passport issuance and renewal, application for identity cards, registration of vital records (births, marriages, and deaths), driver’s licenses, authorizations, and power of attorney.

Location of the Consulate of Nicaragua in Los Angeles, California

  • Address: 3550 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90010
  • Phone numbers: (+1) (213) 252 1170 / 5
  • Email:

Public service hours:
Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Consular Services

The services provided at the Consulate include:

  • Issuance of certified documentation: passport, birth certificate, driver’s license.
  • Document apostille
  • Protection of the interests and safety of underage nationals
  • Authorization for travel of minors
  • Support to the educational community
  • Employment opportunities
  • Information for nationals
  • Providing security to nationals
  • Promoting cultural relations with the host state
  • Renewal of your driver’s license

Recommendation: Appointments are individual and should be made in advance. If you need to process documents for family members, each member should schedule a separate appointment.

Applying for Identity Card (Cédula de Identidad)

Requirements for obtaining the Identity Card for the first time:

  • Birth certificate issued by the CSE or Supreme Electoral Council.
  • Be over 16 years of age
  • Photocopy of any identification, such as diplomas, student ID card, passport.
  • Photocopy of parents’ ID card.

Requirements for replacing the Identity Card:

  • Identity card or a copy of it.
  • Payment receipt issued by the authorized financial institution for 300 córdobas, such as Banpro, Bancentro, or BDF.