How To Get A Panamanian Driver’s License

After hearing that a few people were having problems obtaining a Panamanian Driver’s license, I went to the office in David, in the Chiriquí Mall, to learn what the process is. There are basically two options to get your license.

The first option is for people that have a valid driver’s licenses from another country. This is the one that should have the fewest hurdles. It will require that you plan on going to Panama City. The documents that are required can only be obtained in Panama City. If you are not willing to go to Panama City, then, you will have to go with option two. Continue reading