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

It's your normal consulate/not-embassy dress code. Women wear dresses, and guys wear slacks and ties (slacks can include chinos). - Aug 2015

Mexican women are no joke. They look put together all the time. Men generally are business-casual when at work and jeans with boots and button-down shirts otherwise. - Apr 2013

Relaxed. Men often wear jeans and a button-down shirt and suits are almost never worn except in the most formal of occasions. The summer heat makes anything more than khakis and a short-sleeved shirt unbearable. - Dec 2009

Business casual for most professional activities. Certain events and activities are business formal. - Feb 2008

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