Pursuant to the implementation of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, the following travel restrictions on Filipino Travelers are hereby imposed. Please note that this information is constantly changing and DFA will be updating the advisories accordingly. For more details on the travel restrictions, please visit https://dfa.gov.ph/dfa-news/statements-and-advisoriesupdate. #DFAAdvisory
17 March 2020 – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Office of Consular Affairs informs the public that due to disruptions in the services of its logistics partners following the declaration of an enhanced community quarantine in the whole of Luzon effective 17 March 2020, there will be delays in the delivery and availability of passports in Philippine Embassies and Consulates General until normal operations resume once the quarantine period ends.
Passport applicants with questions or emergencies may get in touch with the Philippine Embassy or Consulate General where they filed their passport application. The contact details of the Embassies and Consulates General may be found at https://dfa.gov.ph/…/dfa-dire…/our-foreign-service-posts-dfa. END