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Detailed Guide | DFA Passport Application via DFA Hotline

        The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) implements strict rules for DFA passport application.  Read our guide carefully for an error free and stress free application.   It is very important to apply for your passport early, months ahead if you can. In this guide, we will show you in detail on DFA passport application using Option A by Calliing DFA Appointment Hotline.

If you choose on setting your appointment via Option B via DFA Official Website  passport.com.ph, See Here for  the full and detailed guide.


How to Apply for a DFA Passport

  • Step 1 : Set an Appointment:

  • Step 2 : Personal Appearance  at your selected DFA Office.

    • DFA Aseana, Paranaque City
    • DFA  Robinsons Galleria, Pasig City
    • DFA Metro Alabang, Muntinlupa City
    • DFA SM City Manila, Manila,
    • DFA SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City
    • DFA Ali Mall, Quezon City


But, before you continue:
Applicants from the Provinces  (away from Metro Manila):

  1. Apply at the nearest Regional Consular Office or during Mobile Passport Service (MPS) by the Department of Foreign Affairs so you don’t have to use the DFA Passport Application Online Appointment System.
  2. Bring all DFA Passport Application Required Documents.


Who can use this guide:

  1. Metro Manila-based applicants
  2. Non-OFW’s
  3. Able Applicants outside Metro Manila


What You Need:

  1. Access to internet / Telephone
  2. Email Address
  3. Confirmed Appointment Date and Time
  4. Printed Application Form with Reference Number
  5. Complete Application Requirements, NSO Birth Certificate, ID’s etc.

                               Complete List of Required Documents

  1. Personal Appearance to any DFA Office
  2. Passport Cost.
  •  Regular Processing: P950.00
  • Express Processing: P1,200.00
  • Optional Delivery  : P150
    • These are all the same for:
      • First time / Renewal of passport applicants
      • Replacement of a lost expired passport / a lost valid passport
  1. Waiting Time after personal appearance:
  • Regular Processing:  15 working days
  • Express Processing:  7 working days