12/10/2012: CONSULAR OUTREACH IN FRESNO, CA ON 27 OCTOBER
The Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco will conduct a consular outreach mission in Fresno, California on 27 October 2012:
- Location: Fil Am Center, 4215 E. Clinton Avenue, Fresno.
- Services: Philippine passport, Legalization of Documents (affidavits, power of attorney, deeds, other legal instruments), Civil Registry (reports of birth, marriages and death), and Dual citizenship
- By appointment only: Please contact Filcom volunteer coordinators Fely Guzman at (559) 417 6767, email@example.com or Ida Divina at (559) 270 3018
Kababayans in Fresno and vicinity are advised to visit the Consulate website at www.philippinessanfrancisco.org to download the forms and check the requirements.
Passports: Please fill-out the passport application form available at http://www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/uploads/pdfs/passport.pdf and bring 2 photocopies of the latest passport data page. If the applicant is a US permanent resident, please submit a photocopy of the permanent resident card. If the applicant is a dual citizen, please submit a photocopy of the Consulate-issued Identification Certificate or Order of Approval. Fee is $60 plus mailing fee ($19).
Notarial/Legalization of Documents: Please bring the document and an original valid photo ID w/ signature (e.g. driver's license, passport, etc), and photocopies of the following: the document to be acknowledged or authenticated (1 photocopy) and the ID (2 photocopies of the government-issued ID for each legal document submitted). Fee is US$25 per document.
Dual Citizenship: Please accomplish the application form (one set only with 2 photos) plus the supporting documents. Please submit a photocopy each of the document and the ID. Fee is US$50 plus $25 for every minor beneficiary.
Report of Birth: The birth of a child in the US should be reported/registered with the Philippine National Statistics Office through the Consulate General. See http://www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/uploads/pdfs/birth.pdf. This is needed if you wish to apply for a Philippine passport to a child born in the US of Filipino parent/s. Please prepare 5 sets of the Report of Birth form with the required documents.
Report of Marriage: Marriages between a Filipino and a foreigner must be reported/registered with the Philippine National Statistics Office through the Consulate General. See http://www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/uploads/pdfs/Report%20of%20Marriage.pdf. This is needed if you wish to apply for a passport using/indicating your husband’s surname for the first time (female applicants married to foreigners). Please prepare 5 sets of the Report of Marriage form with the required documents.
Kababayans are also advised that the Philippine Consulate General only accepts cash, money order, bank draft, or cashier’s checks (made payable to the Philippine Consulate General) for the services rendered. Fees shall be paid to the cashier at the consular outreach.
For additional information, please call the Consulate at (415) 433-6666 or visit the website at www.philippinessanfrancisco.org
For the complete schedule of consular outreach missions for the year, please visit www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/philippines-sf/consular-outreach-sf.