There are two ways you can use to authenticate your documents (please only select one method):
Step No. 1: Authentication through Panama Consulate or Panama Embassy.
Your identity personal document photocopies and bank account forms that require authentication to the nearest Panama Consulate or Panama Embassy and have them authenticate the documents. Please note if you use a Panama consulate / embassy to authenticate your documents you will NOT need to notarize them. +
Step No. 2) Authentication through Notary and Apostille
Your identity personal document photocopies and bank account forms that require authentication notarized and then take them to an Apostille for authentication. In the USA, Mailboxes Etc. and the UPS store have notaries that will stamp the documents to be true copies of the original for $10.
The USA apostille offices are fast with a 2-3 day turn around generally. If you choose to Notarize & Apostille your documents as your document authentication method please feel free to call us for assistance.
For Canadians citizen:
Canada does not have Apostilles. You can use Step No. 1 : Authenticate at Panama Consulate or Panama Embassy to authenticate your documents. A list of the Panama consulates in Canada can be found ot
Panama Consulate in Toronto
2788 Bathurst Street
North York, ON M6B 3A3, Canada
Panama Embassy in Ottawa
Tel: (613) 236-7177 Fax:236-5775
130 Albert St, Ste 300, Ottawa
Panama Consulate in Vancouver
407-1112 Pender St West
Vancouver, BC V6E 2S1
Tel: (604) 682-6128/230-3108 (24h)
Fax: (604) 682-0528
Panama Consulate in Montreal
1425 René Lévesque Blvd West
Tel: (514) 874-1929
Fax: (514) 874-1947