Embassy of the United Kingdom in Panama City


The British Embassy in Panama is a bilateral mission in Panama City and promotes British interests in Panama. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Panama. The British Embassy in Panama City is headed by Mr James I Malcolm - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Panama.


British Embassy in Panama City, Panama Swiss Tower, Calle 53 P O Box 0816-07946 Panama City Panama


(+507) 269 0866


(+507) 223 0730





Mr James I Malcolm - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thurs: 0730-1300 and 1400-1630 Fri: 0730-1230

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Panama require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Panama City you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for the United Kingdom

For all British visa related matters contact the embassy in Panama City before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+507) 269 0866 or email britemb@cwpanama.net

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Panama

Next to the embassy in Panama City there could be additional British consulates located in Panama.

Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Panama.

British Consulates in Panama

Next to the embassy in Panama City, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that United Kingdom does not have any consulates located in Panama ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Panama City offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Panama to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Panama. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, British nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.