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Country Profiles

El Salvador

Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Rosales Sandoval, Isabel

Published: January 2016

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Cuéllar Navidad, Eduardo Alberto

Published: September 2015

Country expert(s)

Cuéllar Navidad, Eduardo Alberto

Rosales Sandoval, Isabel

Current citizenship law

Constitution of the Republic of El Salvador, Title IV: Nationality (consolidated version 2003) LANGUAGE: uk


Constitución de la República de El Salvador, Titulo IV: La Nacionalidad (consolidated version 19/06/14) LANGUAGE: El Salvador


Please note: the English translation above does not include amendments to the Constitution enacted after 2003.

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation


Translations and a brief discussion of the use of the terms "citizenship" and "nationality" in legal documents and political debates

International Law

Treaties and conventions signed, ratified and reservations

Domestic case law El Salvador domestic case law
International case law El Salvador International case law
Citizenship News N/A