consulate saturdays

In addition to the conduct of Consular Outreach missions to different cities outside New York, the Philippine Consulate General is open on Saturday of each quarter of the year to bring its services more accessible and convenient to its constituents who are unable to visit the Consulate during weekdays.

The services offered during Consulate Saturdays are:

  1. Philippine passport processing (new, renewal and amendment of entries)
  2. Legalization of documents
  3. Reacquisition/retention of Philippine citizenship

In addition, the Consulate also offers information dissemination on some projects and programs that might be of interest to the Filipino community, including Registration as Overseas Voters in upcoming Philippine national elections as well as Social Security System (SSS) matters.

The Consulate does not accept applications for visa during Consulate Saturdays.


The applicant must personally appear at the Consulate located at 556 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10036 on his appointment day and time and bring the following:

  1. Proof of appointment
  2. Print-out of the duly-accomplished application form. Please visit to download the appropriate application form for a particular Consular Service.
  3. All the original and one (1) copy of each required documents. Please visit for information about the required documents for  a particular Consular Service.
  4. Payment in the form of cash or money order payable to the Philippine Consulate General in New York (personal check will not be accepted).
  5. Self-addressed stamped or pre-paid priority USPS envelope, preferably sized 10″x6″ or 12.5″x9.5″ (Metered stamps will not accepted as they expire.)

For safety precautions, applicants are required to wear at all times a face mask when inside the Philippine Center building.

For more inquiries, please see our Consulate Directory and direct your concern to the appropriate section. 


08 AUGUST 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM


10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

03 OCTOBER 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

14 NOVEMBER 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

12 DECEMBER 2020

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM