EL SALVADOR (SV)

Country Summary

Country nameEl Salvador
ISO codeSV
RegionNorth America

Numbers Summary

El Salvador: Local

Requirements for Individuals

Information RequiredDocumentation RequiredAcceptable Documentation One of the following

Name

Proof of Identity

  • Government-issued ID

Address

Must be within locality or region covered by the phone number’s prefix; a PO Box is not acceptable where a local address is required.

Proof of local address

  • Government-issued ID showing local address
  • Utility bill
  • Tax notice
  • Rent receipt
  • Title deed
Information Required

Name

Documentation Required

Proof of Identity

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Government-issued ID
Information Required

Address

Must be within locality or region covered by the phone number’s prefix; a PO Box is not acceptable where a local address is required.

Documentation Required

Proof of local address

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Government-issued ID showing local address
  • Utility bill
  • Tax notice
  • Rent receipt
  • Title deed

Requirements for Businesses

Information RequiredDocumentation RequiredAcceptable Documentation One of the following

Business Name

Proof of Identity

  • Excerpt from commercial register

Business Address

Must be within locality or region covered by the phone number’s prefix; a PO Box is not acceptable where a local address is required.

Proof of local address

  • Excerpt from the commercial register showing local address
  • Utility bill
  • Tax notice
  • Rent receipt
  • Title deed

Name of Authorized Representative 

Proof of Identity*

  • Government-issued ID
  • Passport

Authorization of Authorised Representative

Proof that representative is authorized to act on behalf of the business

  • Excerpt from commercial register showing name of Authorized Representative

*If you cannot secure the proof of identity of the authorized representative shown on the business register, the company can execute a Power of Attorney signed by the authorized representative shown on the business. If a Power of Attorney is used, you will need to submit a copy of the executed Power of Attorney and proof of identity of the person authorized to act on behalf of the company in the Power of Attorney.

Information Required

Business Name

Documentation Required

Proof of Identity

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Excerpt from commercial register
Information Required

Business Address

Must be within locality or region covered by the phone number’s prefix; a PO Box is not acceptable where a local address is required.

Documentation Required

Proof of local address

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Excerpt from the commercial register showing local address
  • Utility bill
  • Tax notice
  • Rent receipt
  • Title deed
Information Required

Name of Authorized Representative 

Documentation Required

Proof of Identity*

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Government-issued ID
  • Passport
Information Required

Authorization of Authorised Representative

Documentation Required

Proof that representative is authorized to act on behalf of the business

Acceptable Documentation One of the following
  • Excerpt from commercial register showing name of Authorized Representative

*If you cannot secure the proof of identity of the authorized representative shown on the business register, the company can execute a Power of Attorney signed by the authorized representative shown on the business. If a Power of Attorney is used, you will need to submit a copy of the executed Power of Attorney and proof of identity of the person authorized to act on behalf of the company in the Power of Attorney.

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