24/02/2014: CONSULAR OUTREACH MISSION TO WAPATO, WA ON MARCH 23, 2014
The Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco will conduct a consular outreach mission to Wapato, Washington on March 23, 2014:
- Location: Filipino Hall, 211 West 2nd Street, Wapato, Washington 98951
- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please contact Filcom volunteer coordinator Mrs. Didi Cabusao at (509) 969 5316 or firstname.lastname@example.org. When leaving a voicemail or sending an email, please indicate your name, contact details and consular service requested. Special thanks to the Filipino American Community of the Yakima Valley, Inc. for organizing the Consulate's first outreach to Wapato!
Kababayans in Wapato 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 one (1) photocopy 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 ($20).
Capturing of photos for passport applications will be done on-site by the Consulate personnel. Some reminders:
Eyeglasses should always be removed before capturing the applicant’s photo.
Applicants are also advised to take off their contact lenses before having their photos captured.
EARS SHOULD BE VISIBLE
As much as possible, both ears of the applicant should be visible.
These accessories should be removed prior to photo capturing. Frizzy/afro hairstyles should be neatly arranged showing full frontal facial image.
For men, wearing earrings is not allowed.
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. Fee is US$25. (Note: Births which occurred in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Northern California, Northern Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington State and Wyoming can be registered with the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco. For states not mentioned, please check www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/philippines-sf/consulate-finder-sf to check which Philippine Consulate General covers that state.)
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. Fee is $25. (Note: Marriages which occurred in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Northern California, Northern Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington State and Wyoming can be registered with the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco. For states not mentioned, please check www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/philippines-sf/consulate-finder-sf to check which Philippine Consulate General covers that state.)
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 the complete schedule of consular outreach missions, visit http://www.philippinessanfrancisco.org/philippines-sf/consular-outreach-sf/
For additional information, please call the Consulate at (415) 433-6666 or visit the website at www.philippinessanfrancisco.org.