By: Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines, Seoul

The Philippine Embassy wishes to inform the Filipino public that it will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission on 07-08 February 2020 (Friday and Saturday) at the Choryang Catholic Church, 15 Choryangsan-ro, 79beon-gil, Dong-gu Busan City.

The Embassy will render consular services including processing of passport applications and renewals, civil registrations, notarials, travel documents, NBI clearances, and certifications. Representatives from POLO, OWWA and PAG-IBIG will join the consular team to provide information on their programs and services.

Applicants for passport renewal are reminded that PSA birth certificates are no longer required EXCEPT for the following cases:

• First time passport applications;
• Lost or mutilated passports;
• Applicants on the DFA watchlist;
• Renewal applications of old brown and green passports bearing no complete middle name; and
• Renewals requiring changes in personal information

Additionally, applicants holding dual nationalities are also reminded to bring a copy of their Certificate of Retention/Reacquisition to renew their passports.

For inquiries, Filipino Community Center (FCC) Director, Mr. Danny R. Guerra, at telephone no. 070-4191-0409 or mobile phone no. 010-6554-8865. END