Migrant Workers Office (MWO)

The Migrant Workers Office is open to the public from Mondays through Fridays, 9:00am to 4:00pm, except on Philippine and Canadian holidays.



Labor Section – Philippine Consulate General

World Trade Center Office Complex

Suite 601, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC, V6C3E1

Telephone No.: (+1) 604 641 1234

Email: mwo_vancouver@dmw.gov.ph

For emergency, call the POLO hotline (+1) 604 767 3354


 The MWO is the overseas operating arm of the newly-created Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) tasked to protect the rights and promote the welfare of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).

The MWO Vancouver facilitates the verification of the employment contracts and OEC online applications of OFWs whose worksites are located in the Canadian provinces and territories of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Yukon, and the Northwest Territories.