Tourists and Mexican Law

May 16, 2010 by
Categories: Legal, Safety, Tips, Tourism

From "The People's Guide of Mexico" by Carl Franz and Lorena Havens

What are my Rights as a Tourist in Mexico?

Mexican Beach

As a turista you enjoy almost all the rights of a Mexican citizen, with these exceptions: Tourists cannot work without special permission and cannot vote.

Some facts about the Mexican Legal system and laws of interest to tourists: