Philippine Consular Team in Winnipeg on November 27-28

Philippine Consular Team in Winnipeg on November 27-28

The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto would like to inform the public that a Consular Team will be in Winnipeg, Manitoba for consular outreach program on Saturday, 27 November and Sunday, 28 November 2010 to be held at the Philippine Canadian Centre of Manitoba (PCCM), 737 Keewatin Street, Winnipeg MB, R3A 3C7.

The Schedule will be as follows:

9:00AM to 1:00PM
Break time: 1:00PM to 1:30PM
1:30PM to 5:00PM
Break time: 5:00PM to 5:30PM
5:30PM to 9:00PM

Following consular services will be available:
Renewal of passports will be on appointment basis. Due to the new process of encoding the data and biometrics of each applicant, the Consular Team can only accommodate twelve (12) applicants per hour.

Applications for the renewal of passports will therefore be on an appointment basis to be assured of service on the appointed day and time. To book an appointment, applicants have to call the Consulate between 9:00AM and 5:00PM at either of the following telephone numbers: 416 735 7613 or 416 922 7181.

Those without any appointment will be accommodated and be given the slots-on a first come first served basis- of those who failed to arrive on time for their respective appointments or after 9:00PM.

Those who arrive late for their appointments will also be accommodated, but only after all those who were given appointments for that particular hour have been served.

Reminder: To facilitate the processing of passports, applicants are requested to download the application form for Epassport from the Consulate’s website at:

Requirements are: present passport; copy of the data page of present passport (page 1 or page where the applicant’s; picture is fixed); expresspost envelop for the return of the old and new passport and fee of C$69.00 in cash, bank draft or money order. The old and new passports will be mailed to the applicant/s after on (1) month.

Note: No need to bring passport photos. Passport photos will taken by the consular team.

Extension of the Validity of Green Passports. For those who need their passports urgently, the validity of the green passport can be extended up to two (2) years, from date of application, as long as the passport is valid or on a case-to-case basis, even if the passport has expired for a few months. Please download the form and requirements from the Consulate’s website.

Notarization of documents. Bring your document and sign it before one of the members of the Consular Team. Requirements: photo copy of passport and the fee: C$28.75.

Authentication of NBI Applications (fingerprinting will be done by the team). Requirements: one (1) passport size photo with white background and fee of C$28.75.

Consultation on Dual Citizenship/Administration of Oaths of Allegiance to the Republic of the Philippines. Applicants should download forms to be accomplished and bring all requirements and fee C$57.50. Fee for derivative naturalization (unmarried children below 18 years of age of principal applicant) is C$28.75. Application forms & the requirements can be downloaded from the Consulate’s website.