Los Angeles, 24 September 2013 – A team from the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles will conduct a Consular Outreach Program in Chandler, Arizona on 26 to 27 October 2013:
Mekong Plaza, Suite 116, 66 S. Dobson Road, Mesa AZ 85202
Service Hours :
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The consular outreach program is being undertaken in cooperation with the Filipino American Journal and Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Arizona
The following consular services will be rendered:
Applications for Electronic Passport (ePassport), to be returned to the applicant by mail.
Applications for the retention and re-acquisition of Philippine citizenship pursuant to Republic Act 9225 or Dual Citizenship Law. Oath-taking will be scheduled on the same day for qualified applicants.
Applications for Report of Marriage & Birth will be accepted but these will be processed in Los Angeles and returned to the applicant by mail.
STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (by following the applicable scheduling steps below) AND WITH COMPLETED DOCUMENTS ONLY. NO WALK-IN APPLICANTS WILL BE ENTERTAINED.
Appointment Scheduling Steps for ePassport Applicants
Visit the Philippine Consulate website (www.philippineconsulatela.org) and download and accomplish the ePassport application form; and, no later than 17 October 2013 or until we receive 280 applications, whichever comes first, send an advance copy of the completed ePassport application form and data page (bearing the name and photo) of the expired or expiring passport to the Consulate (Attn: Chandler, AZ Outreach) by fax (213) 639-0990. Thumbprints (if needed) and signature must be affixed and all pertinent data on the application form must be completed.
INCOMPLETE FORMS WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
1. Personal appearance is required in all cases (including applicants who are 65 years old and above and minors who are below 18 years old).
2. Do not bring passport pictures. Passport pictures are to be taken by the Consulate.
3. The applicant must wear decent attire (no sleeveless and/or collarless attire) and without eyeglasses/colored contact lenses.
4. No facial piercings allowed.
Appointment Scheduling Steps for Dual Citizenship Applicants
Visit the Philippine Consulate website (www.philippineconsulatela.org) and print the Dual Citizenship Application form; Complete the Dual Citizenship Application form; and, no later than 17 October 2013, or until we receive 100 applications, whichever comes first, send an advance copy of the completed Dual Citizenship application form and supporting documents to the Consulate (Attn: Chandler, AZ Outreach) by fax (213) 639-0990. Other than the thumbprint and photo which will be done on site, all pertinent data on the application form must be completed. Otherwise, incomplete forms will not be processed.