Consulate « EMBASSY OF PANAMA IN JAPAN

Consulate

VISA INFORMATION

 

Visa Waiver

Based on Executive Decree #591 dated December 28th, 2016, those who hold a passport with 3 month validity left and a resident permission or a valid multiple visa from one of the following countries: United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia, may enter Panama regardless of their nationality. The visa should have been used at least one time to enter these countries and should have more than 1 year validity left when entering Panama. Upon presentation of the resident permission or the visa issued from the above mentioned countries, the carrier or immigration office will deliver a Tourist Card, based on Article 9 of Excutive Decree No. 320 dated August 8, 2008. The issuance of Tourist Card will cost US$30.00.

 

Japanese Passport Holders

Japanese passport holders, including Diplomatic and Official passport, DO NOT require visa to enter Panama as tourist, and are able to remain in Panama for a maximum of 180 days.

Please make sure that you have the following requirements:
*At least 3 months of validity left on your passport (If you stay for more than 3 months, it must have at least 6 months validity).
*A return/onward ticket.
*Sufficient funds at least US$500.00.

If you want to stay longer than 180 days, you may extend your stay in the Immigration Offices in Panama. Please be informed that the Consulates are not authorized to issue any other visa than tourist visa. Please refer to the following web page of the Immigration Offices in Panama: http://www.migracion.gob.pa/

 

Tourist Visa Application

*Only for foreign citizens, who currently reside in Japan.

If you do not qualify for the visa waiver mentioned above, you may need a stamped visa or an authorized visa, depending on your nationality. Please contact the Panama Consulates in Japan (Tokyo/Kobe) for more information.

For authorized visa, the approval process may take up to 60 business days, depending on the verification and completion of your documents.

 

APPLICATION TIME

Monday to Friday, 9:45 – 11:45 AM

 

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

 

CONSULATE-GENERAL OF PANAMA IN TOKYO

Consul General of Panama in Tokyo
Mr. Ritter N. Diaz

Since October 10, 2016, The Consulate General of Panama in Tokyo has been relocated to following adress.

1F, Samon Building ,
2-21-7,  Higashi Azabu
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0044

Tel: 03-3585-3661
Fax: 03-3585-3662

E-mails:
General Matters: consulate@panaconsul-tokyo.com
Ship Registration: ship-registration@panaconsul-tokyo.com
Crew Licenses: crew-license@panaconsul-tokyo.com
Visa/Legalization: visa@panaconsul-tokyo.com
Passport: passport@panaconsul-tokyo.com
Segumar Section: segumar@panaconsul-tokyo.com



Access
* 4min walk from Akabanebashi station (Oedo Line) Nakanobashi Exit

 

CONSULATE-GENERAL OF PANAMA IN KOBE

Consul General of Panama in Kobe
Mr. Rafael Aparicio Cedeño

Yamamoto Bldg., 7th Fl.

71, Kyomachi, Chuo-ku
Kobe 650-0034, Japan

Tel. (078) 392-3361/2
Fax. (078) 392-7208

E-mails:

General Matters: panacosl-kj@diary.ocn.ne.jp
Ship Registration: panacosl-kj-nave@diary.ocn.ne.jp
Crew Licenses: licencia-kj@k7.dion.ne.jp

 

For those seeking information in North America, please contact below. Embassy of Panama in the U.S. and Canada.

U.S.A. (Washington D.C.)
ADD: 2862 MC. GILL TERRACE, NW, WASHINGTON D.C. 20008
TEL: 202-483-1407
FAX: 202-483-8413 / 8416
E-MAIL: panaemba@erols.com

Canada
130 Albert St. Suite No.300 Ottawa, On. KIP 5G4, Canada
TEL: 236-7177
FAX: 236-5775
E-mail: pancaem@travel-net.com