Power failures, technical breakdowns and natural calamities may delay the release of passports. Applicants are advised to book flights taking into consideration such incidents. NO REFUND of fees will be made on account of these unforeseen delays.

The public is advised to secure their passports prior to booking their flights.

Flight bookings should ONLY be made if passports are still valid for at least six (6) months.


Ang mga di-inaasahang pagkawala ng kuryente, pagkasira ng makina at pagtigil ng proseso dahil sa kalamidad ay maaaring makaabala sa pagre-release ng pasaporte. Pinapayuhan ang mga aplikante na isaalang-alang ito sa kanilang pagpapagawa ng flight booking. HINDI MAISASAULI ANG BINAYARAN NA PASAPORT EXPRESS FEE DAHIL SA MGA NABANGGIT NA KADAHILANAN.

Pinapayuhan ang publiko na kumuha muna ng pasaporte bago magpagawa ng flight booking.

Dapat lamang magpagawa ng flight booking kung ang pasaporte ay may bisa pa na di-kukulangin sa anim (6) na buwan.


Please have all your original documents and IDs photocopied before going to DFA on your appointment date.


• Regular government employees / with GSIS / appointed by Civil Service Commission
• Dependent of government employee
  - Legal spouse
  - Parents
  - Unmarried children
• Retired government employees (one year availment)
• Incumbent elected officials
• For barangay level, only the following are entitled:
  - Barangay Chairman
  - Barangay Kagawad
  - SK Chairman
• Endorsement from House of Representatives must be endorsed by DLLU before lodging their applications to Courtesy Lane
• Media Personnel must first secure endorsement from Public Information Services Unit (PISU) before going to Courtesy Lane.
• Referrals made from DFA employees (limited to 3 referrals per month) and Head/s of other government agencies must secure proper endorsements duly signed by authorized signatories of their respective offices. Only original copies will be accepted for verification purposes. Photocopy of DFA employee’s valid I.D. / government agencies official’s Department I.D. must be attached for verification purposes.
• Minor (7 years old and below)
• Senior Citizens (60 years old and above)
• PWD (genuinely disabled) / with PWD I.D.s
• Pregnant (genuinely pregnant) / with medical certificate

PASSPORT FEE: P1, 200.00 (10 working days)

Senior citizens have an optional processing fee of P950.00 (20 working days)

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