Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama (December 8, 2020)     

Events:  Movement and Alcohol Restrictions in Panama and Panama Oeste 

Beginning December 8, movement and alcohol restrictions in the province of Panama changed as follows: 

  • Daily curfew is from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. 
  • The sale and consumption of alcohol is prohibited during curfew hours. 

 On December 4, movement and alcohol restrictions in the province of Panama Oeste changed as follows: 

  • Daily curfew is from 9:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m.
  • The sale of alcohol is prohibited from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. 

All other provinces continue to have daily 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. curfew practiced throughout Panama. 

The Embassy will continue to send messages, as needed, about larger changes that may affect U.S. citizens in Panama.  Minor changes, such as new health recommendations or reopening of a new sector of Panama’s economy, will be placed on the Embassy’s COVID-19 Information page.  For all the details about changes made by the Government of Panama in response to the pandemic, please see the daily announcements from the Ministry of Health.   

Actions to Take: 

Assistance: 

U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama
Building 783, Demetrio Basilio Lakas Avenue
Clayton, Panama
+507 317-5000
Panama-ACS@state.gov
https://pa.usembassy.gov/ 

State Department – Consular Affairs
+1 (888)407-4747 or +1 (202)501-4444

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