Transients & Sojourners in Panama
For the requirements for the Pensionado Visa, please visit this page: Panama Pensioner Visa - Requirements to apply for Pensionado Status.
Transients or Travellers Passing Through (transeuntes) are those that arrived in Panama with a view to carrying on their trip to another country, but that are in Panama for any purpose which is not tourism. Such Travellers should obtain the proper documents from a Panamanian Consulate before arriving in Panama. These visas are valid for entry into Panama one time only, within three months from their issuance.
Travellers should comply with the following requirements:
Note: Travellers may not work or undertake any other activities of any nature while in Panama.
Exceptions: Irrespective of the general rule that travellers may not work or do business while in Panama, articles 16, 17, and 18 of Law 16 (1960) contain exceptions to this rule.
We can assist in the following applications:
Traveller's Visa for internationally reknown artists: Singers and Musicians
Traveller's Visa for wrestlers, boxers technitians, auditors and administrators
Travellers in Transit and Travellers in Direct Transit are those persons who enter into the Republic of Panama for the exclusive purpose of continuing their trip within a period of 48 or 12 hours, respectively. Nevertheless, it is the responsibility of the airline or the travel agency to guarantee their departure from the country on the next flight or departure.
Requirements for Travellers Visas, for Internationally Renown Artists, Singers and Musicians
Requirements for Wrestlers, Boxers, Technicians, Auditors and Administrators
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