If you’re a Filipino and are planning to fly out of Dubai, you should know that your passport must be valid for at least six months from the date of departure. It’s suggested that you renew your passport 10 months before the date of expiration to prevent any problems.
If you’re renewing your document in the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai, you should know that applications are strictly by appointment only. To book an appointment, please click here.
Below are the procedures for Philippine passport application:
|Process||Processing Time||Fees||Responsible Person|
|Submission and processing of the application|
|Secure an appointment via https://dubaipcg.dfa.gov.ph||10 min||None||Applicant|
|Print confirmation email with QR code||Applicant|
|On the date and time of your appointment|
|Proceed directly to the Passport Processing Cabin|
Note: No need to get queue number
|Drop your original passport into the designated box indicating the time of your passport appointment, and wait for your name to be called in by the processor||20 to 30 minutes||None||Consular Officer|
|Proceed to the cashier to pay the corresponding fee||5 minutes||New or Renewal – AED240|
Lost eept – AED600
Lost MRP – AED360
Affidavit – AED100
Travel doc – AED120
|Release of Passport|
|Check availability of your passport on the Consulate’s website, https://dubaipcg.dfa.gov.ph||None||Applicant|
|In case your passport is already available, please proceed to the Releasing Section and present requirements||20 to 30 minutes||None||Consular Officeer|
|Release of new passport||5 minutes||None||Consular Officer|
The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai does not accept walk-in passport renewal applicants as per the consulate’s advisory dated April 8, 2018.
Below are the general requirements:
>Confirmed online appointment with QR code
>Personal appearance of applicant
>Original old passport
>Accomplished e-passport application form and OAV form
>Photocopy of passport data page (2 copies) and visa page
>Additional supporting documents that may be required as necessary, especially for applicants with incomplete place of birth in old passport, with dual citizenship and with foreign-sounding family names to prove citizenship
>All civil registration documents (i.e., birth certificate, marriage contract, death certificate) must be issued by the Philippine Statistical Authority (PSA), while documents from the Philippine court must be apostilled by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Below are the consular hours:
Sundays to Thursdays (except legal holidays)
Passport Appointment – 8AM to 3:30PM (Cut-off)
Passport Releasing/Collection- 8AM to 5PM
The Philippine mission is exactly located at 851 Beirut St. Al Qusais 3, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, PO Box 94778.