What is Panama’s Friendly Nations List?

Panama has their own list of what they call the “friendly nations”.

This is a list of countries with which Panama has ties and alliances.

Why is this important?

The Friendly Nations Visa program is available to citizens of specific countries that have diplomatic ties with Panama. The list of eligible countries for this visa has changed over time, but it’s mostly European countries with a few American and Asian countries in the mix.

The eligible countries include:

  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Paraguay
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Republic of Korea
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom
  • Uruguay
  • USA