How can i reach the Panama Consulate in New Orleans to apply visa?

How can i reach the Panama Consulate in New Orleans to apply visa?

3 months ago

The Panama Consulate is in New Orleans, with Estefania Cheng serving as the Consul general. The Consulate offers many services to the Panama  Nationals in the United States, such as the Panama  Travel Document or Passport renewal, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

1100 Poydras St. Suite 2615 New Orleans, LA 70163
Tel: +1 504-525-3458, +1 504-525-3459

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What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Panama located in New Orleans, USA? 

The Embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Panama, and citizens traveling from Panama to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Panama government. To allow for more ease of use and access, the Embassy/Consulate has established multiple Consulates across the country to offer services seamlessly.

What type of passport services are provided by the Panama Embassy/Consulate? 

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Panama nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport, expired or were lost, the Embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler.

How many Panama Consulates/Embassy is in the United States to serve travelers? 

The Panama Consulate in New Orleans (address listed above) along with nine Consulates/Embassy spread across the country aid travelers to and from Panama.

Embassy of Panama – Washington Dc

2862 McGill Terrace, N.W.

Washington, DC 20008

Consulate General of Panama – Houston

24 Greenway Plaza Suite 710

Houston, TX, 77046, U.S.

Consulate General of Panama – Miami

5775 Blue Lagoon Dr. #200,

Miami, Florida 33126

Consulate General of Panama – New York

1212 Avenue of the Americas, 20th floor

New York, NY 10036

Consulate General of Panama – Philadelphia

124 – Chestnut Street, Suite 1

Philadelphia, P.A. 19106 USA

Consulate General of Panama – Tampa

6107 Memorial Highway, 

Suite “C,” Tampa, FL 33615

Honorary Consulate General of Panama – Austin

Austin, TX

United States

Honorary Consulate General of Panama – Los Angeles

111 West Ocean Blvd. Suite No. 1570

Long Beach, CA 

Honorary Consulate General of Panama – Springdale

3300 Market Street, Suite 400

Rogers, AR 72758 United States

Does a Consulate operate out of New Orleans Consulate/Embassy? 

There is no separate consular address in New Orleans. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address

Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Panama Embassy/Consulate in New Orleans?

Yes. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting the Panama Embassy/Consulate in New Orleans, In the case of an Panama  Online e-visa, a visit is not mandatory to the Embassy, Consulate, or Panama  allowed visa agent.

Can a traveler collect travel documents from the Panama Embassy/Consulate in New Orleans?

Yes, you must visit the Panama Embassy/Consulate in New Orleans to collect the documents. For Panama  Online electronic-visa, you do not require to visit.

What are the hours of operation of the Panama Embassy/Consulate in New Orleans?

Panama Embassy functioning hours are 9:00 AM to 03:30 PM.

What days is the Embassy/Consulate open?

The Panama Embassy/Consulate operates Monday through Friday and is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays.

Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Panama Consulate/Embassy in New Orleans?

Yes, only people residing in the states under consular control of Panama Consulate, New Orleans, are eligible for services like the issue of Panama Travel Document or Passport and visa services.

Which states are coming under the jurisdiction of the Panama Consulate/Embassy in New Orleans?

The New Orleans Consulate covers the following states and territories: Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama.

Is there an emergency phone number to reach the New Orleans Consulate/Embassy?

For any emergency consular services, please contact number +1 507-504-8835. The number is available during weekends and other Embassy holidays.