PLEASE PRESENT ORIGINALS AND SUBMIT THREE (3) PHOTOCOPIES OF EACH OF THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS: 

  • Original Birth Certificate authenticated by the National Statistics Office (NSO)
  • Marriage Certificate (for married female applicant)
  • Death Certificate of spouse (for widowed female applicant, if applicable)
  • Appropriate divorce decree or court order on the annulment of marriage (for separated female applicant, if applicable)
  • Three (3) recent 4.5 cm X 3.5 cm photographs (colored with white background)
  • Fee of CAN $67.50/applicant - in money order or bank draft only made payable to the Philippine Consulate General
  • Photocopy of Canadian passport  
  • Photocopy of Citizenship Card/ID
  • Photocopy of Certificate of Oath Taking as a Canadian
  • Photocopy of old Philippine passport (original shall be presented to the evaluating officer) 


OTHER SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS:

  • Certificate of Non-availability of Birth Record (if born before 1950) from the Local Civil Registrar or from NSO
  • Baptismal Certificate/Joint Birth Affidavit
  • Marriage Certificate of parents
  • Order of adoption, if applicable (original shall be presented to the evaluating officer) 


REQUIREMENT FOR DEPENDENT CHILD/CHILDREN

(Present originals and submit three (3) photocopies of the following required documents)

  • Two (2) recent 4.5 cm X 3.5 cm photographs (colored with white background)
  • Copy of foreign passport
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Fee of CAN$ 33.75 (certified cheque or postal money order)


INSTRUCTIONS: 

  • Application form must be duly accomplished and signed. Incomplete information on the application form may cause delay in the processing of application.
  • All requirements should be submitted with the duly accomplished application form.
  • If the documents are complete and satisfactory, applicants will be informed via email of their scheduled Oath of Allegiance.  Oath taking is held on Thursdays at 3:00 pm.  Applicants confirmation reply email is necessary in order that their Oath Certificates are made ready on their oath taking date.  Deadline for the confirmation reply email is on a Tuesday immediately preceding their Thursday scheduled date.
  • PERSONAL APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED IN TAKING THE OATH.
  • Female applicants who are married should apply in their maiden name  
  • If the applicant is a Bureau of Immigration (BI) registered alien, he shall surrender the original ACR and ICR/CRTV, or in its absence, an affidavit explaining the loss of said documents for transmittal to the BI.

​​​​Notice to Passport Applicants

Personal appearance is required for all passport applicants.

Applicants are encouraged to book an appointment online for their convenience.

What documents should I submit when applying for the reacquisition of my Philippine Citizenship?

​​​​The Philippine Consulate General is located at the World Trade Center Office Complex, 999 Canada Place, Suite 660 Vancouver, B.C. V6C 3E1

The Consulate is open from:

  • 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Monday to Friday)
  • 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (every last Friday of each month)​

except on Philippine & Canadian holidays.

The Consulate is closed on:

01 Nov - All Saint's Day
13 Nov - Remembrance Day
30 Nov - Bonifacio Day

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