British Embassy Panama City
Humboldt Tower, 4th Floor
Calle 53, Marbella
Switchboard: (507) 297 6550
Facsmile: (507) 297 6588
Contact form for consular enquiries:
Monday to Thursday 7:30am to 4:30pm
Friday 7:30am to 12:30pm
Consular working hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am to 11:00am
The British Embassy Panama City maintains and develops relations between the UK and Panama.
Find out more on their Panama and the UK news page, here: https://www.gov.uk/world/panama/news.
The British Embassy Panama City provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Panama.
You can access UK Government services while in Panama at: https://www.gov.uk/world/panama.
If you are in Panama and you need urgent help (for example, you have been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +507 297-6550. If you are in the UK and worried about a British national in Panama, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an Emergency Travel Document
You can apply for an Emergency Travel Document if you are abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you cannot get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
Apply online for an Emergency Travel Document, here: https://www.gov.uk/emergency-travel-document.
If the person needing the Emergency Travel Document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than three weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel, at: https://www.gov.uk/renew-adult-passport.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you are not sure, check if you are a British citizen, here: https://www.gov.uk/check-british-citizenship.
If you are not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact the British Embassy Panama City, at: https://www.gov.uk/world/organisations/british-embassy-panama-city#contact-us to apply for an Emergency Travel Document.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
The British Embassy Panama City may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; make a certified copy of a document. See the full list of notarial and documentary services they provide, at: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/notarial-and-documentary-services-guide-for-panama.
The British Embassy Panama City charge fees for some of their services. See the full list of consular fees in Panama: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/panama-consular-fees.