British Embassy Panama
Consular Section

Yellow Fever Vaccination requirements

Panama City

As of 1 October 2008, all Foreign nationals and Panamanians must have a Yellow Fever vaccination to enter and leave Panama.

If departing Panama, you should have the vaccination at lease 10 days prior to departure.
To obtain the vaccine you need to go to “El Centro de Vacunación Internacional” in Corozal. It’s located on the way to Miraflores Locks in the “Region Metropolitana de Salud”. They are only open on Tuesdays and Fridays from 07:30 to 12:00 and from 13:00 to 15:00. The vaccine costs USD$5.00.

Please direct any queries to the Ministerio de Salud – El Centro de Vacunación Internacional if you have any questions concerning this matter.