Minors – Travelling Either Alone or Accompanied by a Guardian

Minors traveling to the Philippines (1) alone, (2) to be accompanied during travel by a guardian or (3) not  to join a parent in the Philippines must comply with the following requirements:

  • A duly-accomplished visa application form (Form No. 2). This form may be accomplished by a parent on behalf of the minor-applicant.
  • ORIGINAL and PHOTOCOPIES of the minor’s and accompanying guardian’s passport. Both passports must have a validity that must extend at least six (6) months beyond the length of proposed stay in the Philippines.
  • One 2”x2” photograph of the minor.
  • Affidavit of Request, Consent and Guaranty (click here )executed by either or both parents, duly notarized by a local Notary Public or by a consular officer of the Philippine Consulate General. This Affidavit must be presented before immigration officials at the port of entry in the Philippines. The Philippine Bureau of Immigration will issue a Waiver of Exclusion Ground (W.E.G.) upon the minor’s arrival in the Philippines
  • Payment of $30.00 for the visa processing fee
  • Payment of $25.00 for notary fee if the Affidavit of Request, Consent and Guaranty will be notarized by a consular officer.
  • Photocopy of itinerary.

NOTE:

The Visa officer can request additional documents to determine whether or not the applicant can be issued a visa.