Government Agencies

Dial 911
Business Name
Business Category
Short Business Description
Dial 911 from your Mexican cellular or landline telephone for all police, fire or medical emergencies.
Business Phone Number
911
Municipality of La Paz
Business Category
Short Business Description
City and Municipal government of La Paz
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
612-123-7900
Business Address
Boulevard Luis Donaldo Colosio, entre Calle Carabineros y Avenida de los Deportistas
La Paz, BCS Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/XVIAyuntamientoLaPaz/
Civil Protection of La Paz
Business Category
Short Business Description
Emergency response and disaster planning agency
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
612-121-3634
Business Address
Sierra de la Victoria
La Paz, Baja California Sur
23085
Immigration Service (INM)
Business Category
Short Business Description
Instituto Nacional de Migración, Mexico's Immigration Service, is where you go to process your Temporary or Permanent Resident applications or to resolve issues with your tourist visa.
Hours of Operation
9 am to 3 pm, Monday to Friday except Mexican national holidays
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
612-125-3493, 612-122-0429
Business Address
The local INM office is currently located on 5 de Febrero at the intersection with Mexico, just east of Forjadores. They do not accept telephone inquires.
PROFEPA (Consumer Protection)
Business Category
Short Business Description
Oficially Procuraduria Federal de Proteccion al Ambiente, PROFEPA is Mexico's Consumer Protection Agency and the place to go if you have a dispute with a business.
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
612-122-0787
Business Address
Padre Eusebio Kino 1545, Esq. Manuel Encinas
Col. Los Olivos,
La Paz, BCS
23040
BCS Tourism Office
Business Name
Business Category
Short Business Description
The State Tourism board also has an active Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SECTURBCS/
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
612-124-0100, 612-120-0199
Business Address
Parque Acuático El Coromuel, Km 2.5, Carretera a Pichilingue
La Paz, BCS
23019
U.S. Consulate (Tijuana, MX)
Business Category
Short Business Description
From Mexico: 01-800-681-9374
From USA: (844) 528-6611
Emergency Duty Officer in USA: 001-619-692-2154 (if calling from Mexico)
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
664-977-2000
Business Address
Paseo de las Culturas s/n
Mesa de Otay
Delegación Centenario
Tijuana, Baja California
22425
U.S. Consular Agency (Los Cabos)
Business Category
Short Business Description
Counsular Agency services include passports, Reports of Birth Abroad, and notaries by appointment only.
The Agency is unable to provide any visa-related information or services. For appointments, email AppointmentsLosCabos@State.gov
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
01-624-143-3566
Business Address
Tiendas de Palmilla
Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 27.5, Local B221
San Jose del Cabo, BCS
U.S. Social Security Administration in Mexico
Business Category
Short Business Description
If you reside in Mexico and have questions regarding services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA), you must contact an SSA Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) located in Mexico. The office serving La Paz is located at the U.S. Embassy in Guadalajara.
Hours of Operation
Mon – Fri – from 8:00am to 2:00pm by appointment only
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
01-33-3268-2100 (from La Paz)
Business Address
Progreso 175, Colonia Americana
Guadalajara, Jalisco
44100