What are the requirements for new passport application?
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I lost my passport, what should I do?
An appointment is necessary for ALL lost passports and applicants will need to submit documents required of first time applicants.
In case of lost or stolen VALID passport, you will be required further to submit a Police Report and Affidavit of Loss. There will be a 15-day clearing period prior to the processing of application for the replacement of a lost valid passport.
In case of lost EXPIRED passport, you will be required further to submit an Affidavit of Loss; a Police Report is no longer necessary.
How much is the passport processing fee? How long will the processing take?
Passport processing fees for both new applications and renewal are as follows:
Regular Processing – P 950.00
Expedited Processing – P 1,200.00
Penalty for lost and mutilated passports – P 350.00
For applications made at Consular Offices in Metro Manila, processing and releasing of passports take 12 working days for regular processing and 6 working days for expedited processing.
For areas outside Metro Manila, processing and releasing of passports take 12 working days for regular processing and 7 working days for expedited processing.
For all Philippine Foreign Service Posts, processing and releasing of passports take around 4-6 weeks.
The above timetables do not include courier delivery.
Will my Postal ID, TIN ID, or Philhealth ID be accepted in applying for a passport?
The Postal ID, TIN ID, and Philhealth ID are not accepted as valid IDs for passport application purposes.
PASSPORT APPOINTMENTS ARE FREE AND SHOULD ONLY BE MADE VIA HTTPS://PASSPORT.GOV.PH.
The DFA discourages applicants from securing online appointment through fixers and social media accounts. Please be warned that engaging such services is at your own risk and expense.
If you wish to reschedule, do not cancel your appointment. Please go back and select 'Manage Existing Appointment'. Please note that cancelled appointments can no longer be restored or
rescheduled and that fees are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-reusable.