Who can travel to the Philippines during this Pandemic?

  1. DUAL CITIZEN OF THE PHILIPPINES AND A FOREIGN COUNTRY

    • If a dual citizen by reason of birth, per Bureau of Immigration (BI) regulations, you will need either a Philippine passport or a Travel Document. The requirements for both can be found in our Frequently asked Questions page. CLICK HERE 
    • If a dual citizen by reason of R.A. No. 9225, check with your airlines if it will accept your dual citizenship documents (example: Oath of Allegiance, Order of Approval, Identification Certificate) and your valid foreign passport. If it will require a Philippine Passport then please check the requirements. CLICK HERE
    • Before traveling to the Philippines, it is recommended to pre-book an Accredited Quarantine Facility and a COVID-19 Testing Provider
  2. FOREIGN GOVERNMENT OR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION OFFICER/STAFF AND THEIR DEPENDENTS

    • This is a government to government transaction. This will require approval from the Department of Foreign Affairs.
  3. FOREIGN SPOUSE/PARENT TRAVELING WITH OR JOINING THE FILIPINO SPOUSE/CHILD TO OR IN THE PHILIPPINES

  4. FOREIGN AIRLINE CREW/SEAFARERS

  5. SEC. 13 VISA HOLDERS

    • These are holders of Quota Visas (13) , and Immigrant Visas issued by reason of Marriage to a Filipino (13-A), to a returning Former Filipino (13-G), to a Child born to an Immigrant Visa holder (13-C) and to a returning Alien Resident (13-E)
    • IATF-EID Resolution No. 56 requires them to pre-book an Accredited Quarantine Facility and a COVID-19 Testing Provider
  6. EO 324 VISA HOLDER

  7. RA 7919 VISA HOLDERS

  8. NATIVE BORN VISA HOLDERS

    • These are children born in the Philippines who are visa holders because their parent or parents is or are lawful permanent resident aliens (e.g. holders of RA 7919 or EO 324 visas)
    • IATF-EID Resolution No. 56 requires them to pre-book an Accredited Quarantine Facility and a COVID-19 Testing Provider
  9. INDIAN NATIONALS WITH TEMPORARY RESIDENT VISAS

    • Per Bureau of Immigration Letter Directive No. JHM-2020-140 dated 20 July 2020, these refer to Indian Nationals issued a Temporary Resident Visa under Sec. 13 of CA 613 and Bureau of Immigration Memorandum Order No. ADD-01-038
  10. CHINESE NATIONALS WITH PERMANENT RESIDENT VISAS BY REASON OF MARRIAGE TO A FILIPINO

    • Per Bureau of Immigration Letter Directive No. JHM-2020-140 dated 20 July 2020, these refer to Chinese Nationals issued a Permanent Resident Visa under Sec. 13-A of CA 613 and Bureau of Immigration Memorandum Order No. MCL-07-021