The Stability for Investment Law guarantees legal security to investors by implementing Legal Stability Contracts, the Law is applicable to sectors such as energy, telecommunications, manufacturing, agribusiness, aeronautics, logistics and health services, among others.

Applicants shall file a request within the Promoter Export and Investment Agency of El Salvador (PROESA by its acronym in Spanish), once the request is approved a Legal Stability Contract is executed between the Ministry of Economy and the investor, after the execution of such Contract the investor shall have the right to tax stability at the national level, tax stability at the municipal level, stability in tax exemptions, customs procedures stability, stability in the free transfer abroad of funds from foreign investment, among others.

This law is intended to attract and promote local and foreign investment through a legal framework that ensures legal certainty to investors, by implementing Legal Stability Contracts.