Managua - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the typical dress code at work and in public places? Is formal dress ever required?

Dress is typical hot weather clothes. Very rarely will you see a suit jacket. - Dec 2021

The dress code ranges from business to business casual. - Jun 2020

Just like in the U.S., it varies. You can go to the theater and see everything from jeans to dressy. I would say most at the Embassy dress business casual unless they know they have an outside meeting so they put on a tie and jacket/suit and heels. - Apr 2018

Business, casual. Never sloppy. - Mar 2012

At work it is business casual, outside of work is casual to really casual. - Mar 2011

Business attire is required for the embassy personnel who have representational duties. - Apr 2009

It depends on the section - usually business casual to business. - Feb 2008

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