Get up-to-date information on the Coronavirus changing situation, its restrictions and requirements for U.S. citizens in Panama.
American Citizen Services
We have resumed routine American Citizen Services. Staffing is still reduced due to pandemic precautions, and there will be a limited number of interviews scheduled per week. Please see routine services below. If you need to request an emergency service, email your request to Panama-ACS@state.gov, and be sure to explain the nature of the emergency.
As of September 17, 2020, the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Panama is able to process certain immigrant and non-immigrant visa services. We are currently scheduling appointments for the following types of non-immigrant visas: students, crew-members, journalists, people with extraordinary abilities, artists, athletes, investors, diplomatic, and work visas. B1/B2 visa holders can also renew their visas by mail if they meet the requirements . We are also scheduling immigrant visa interviews. Please see routine services below.
It's free to enroll with the local Embassy or Consulate when travelling abroad.