Here is the complete new DFA Manila branch office information for passport applicants use. Previous old building address is in Libertad cor. Roxas Boulevard Pasay City. If you happen to get lost, just ask the guard on the gate for directions on how to get there.
Passport and Function Related Services Entertained
This branch of the DFA caters to same services as the head office - authentication, passport application, renewal, lost replacement and more. To make your inquiry, please visit in person or call the official hotline telephone numbers. Alternately, you may visit the citizen services or authentication express website.
Passport Application Requirements for First Time Applicants
(source: dfa.gov.ph) (DFA Manila)
Personal Appearance is required.
Duly accomplished application form.
Birth Certificate (BC) in Security Paper (SECPA) issued by the National Statistics Office(NSO); for born 1950 & below, Negative Birth Record from NSO & Joint Birth Affidavitfrom Two Disinterested Persons if no record from NSO.
Three (3) colored photos of the applicant taken against a royal blue background & noshadow. Applicant should be in decent attire with collar & sleeves and in dark-coloredshirt. Photo must be studio taken & of good quality, and must have been taken within thelast six (6) months. Photo size: 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm. Facial image size: About 3cm-tip of head to chin; with 8-10mm head clearance from top edge. Ears and forehead should bevisible. Wearing of accessories, colored contact lenses or eyeglasses, with name/nameboard are not allowed. DFA has the right to reject photos that do not comply withspecifications and international standards.
Original ID i.e. Senior Citizen's ID, Voter's ID, digitized government-issued IDs likeSSS, PRC, BIR, Driver's License, original school ID (for students only) AND originalsupporting documents indicating full name, date and place of birth and citizenship(Please refer to the list below)
If late registered, submit 2 original supporting documents indicating full name, date andplace of birth and citizenship prior to date of late registration.
NBI Clearance (not required if presenting 2 digitized Identification Cards.)
Certified True Copy (CTC) of BC issued by the Local Civil Registrar if BC secpa isunreadable
MC secpa of parents if Last & Middle name are foreign sounding (Chua, Ong, etc)
The video guide below is good whether you are going to commute to get to the new Department of Foreign Affairs office in Manila. You may also report for passport renewal, authentication of documents, application and releasing in SM Manila satellite office. The information below may also be used for those who have their own car or vehicle to use for transportation. Happy passport application to all!
How to Get to the New Location DFA Manila - ASEANA Address
Watch the video below to see how to get to DFA ASEANA branch in Macapagal Boulevard.
ASEANA Address Map
ASEANA Business Park, Bradco Avenue corner Macapagal Boulevard, Paranaque City, near Mall of Asia.
If you didn't know it yet, there are other new branches of DFA Manila in the metro. Below is the list where you can make an inquiry personally. Not hotline telephone numbers posted yet so you will have to ask when you come over to the new satellite office. Go to Google Maps to find the exact location but if I may, I believe it is easy to find because the exact address is inside popular malls in Metro Manila.
DFA Galleria - Lingkod Pinoy Center Level 1 West Lane, Robinson's Galleria, EDSA Cor Ortigas Ave. Pasig City, Philippines.
DFA SM MegaMall - 7th Floor MegaMall Building C, EDSA Cor J. Vargas Avenue, Mandaluyong City, Philippines.
DFA Alabang - 4th Floor, Metro Alabang Town Center, Alabang-Zapote Road, Muntinlupa City, Philippines - 1700.