The Consulate is closed on: December 24, 2018 (Monday) - Special Non-working Holiday; December 25, 2018 (Tuesday) - Christmas Day; December 26, 2018 (Wednesday) - Boxing Day; December 31, 2018 (Monday) - Special Non-working Holiday

​​​​Notice to Passport Applicants

Personal appearance is required for all passport applicants.

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

What should I do if I wish to change from my married name to my maiden name in my passport?

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​​​​​​​​​​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:​​

December 24, 2018 (Monday) - Special Non-working Holiday

December 25, 2018 (Tuesday) - Christmas Day

December 26, 2018 (Wednesday) - Boxing Day

​December 31, 2018 (Monday) - Special Non-working Holiday

Female applicants that wish to change their names from married to maiden in their new passports must submit the following requirements with their passport application:

  • Latest passport with photocopy of the data page (page showing photo & complete name)

  • Duly accomplished passport application form

  • Original and photocopy of one of the following: Applicant’s valid Permanent Resident Card/Work Permit, Dual Citizenship Certificate (Order of Approval/Identification Certificate), or latest Tourist Visa to Canada, whichever is applicable

  • If the latest passport currently held is either a Machine Readable Passport (MRP) or was issued on or before 01 May 1995, submit an NSO Birth Certificate for proofs of place of birth & complete middle name (original & photocopy)

If change of name is due to death or presumptive death of spouse

  • Death certificate from NSO of the deceased husband; or Court Order for presumptive death.  Fee: C$81.00 for new passport

If change of name is due to annulment or divorce: (those recognized under Philippine Laws)

  • Duly authenticated copy of annulment/divorce decree/order and NSO-issued MC with the annotation on the annulment decree; *Divorce should be duly recognized by a Philippine Court.  Fee: C$81.00 for new passport


MODE OF PAYMENT

Vancouver applicants may pay in exact amount in cash or by money order/bank draft payable to the Philippine Consulate General.

Applicants in an Outreach Program MUST pay by MONEY ORDER or BANK DRAFT only, made payable to the Philippine Consulate General.