Philippine Working Visa
What we offer?
How much it cost?
Estimated cost only of 9g Visa:
1 year Principal 10,130.00 Spouse 8,120.00
2 years Principal 17,170.00 Spouse 13,960.00
About Alien Employment Permit
Bureau of Immigration Mailing Address (Cebu branch):
Bureau of Immigration
Cebu District Office, 2nd Level,
JCentre Mall, A.S. Fortuna St.,
Bakilid, Mandaue City,
Cebu, Philippines 6014.
For Follow-ups/Inquiries :
1. visit www.immigration.gov.ph
2. Click Visa Application status
3. Email : firstname.lastname@example.org or BI Cebu Telefax No. : 032 345 6441
FOR CONVERSION OF TEMPORARY VISITOR'S VISA (TVV) :
◘ Always keep TVV updated until APPROVAL DATE of the application
◘ APPROVED Visa must be implemented or stamped on the passport within 2 months from date of approval to avoid forfeiture of the Visa (Note : This applies also TRV, 9D & 9G Visa Extension / 13A amendment APPROVED applications).
◘ If APPROVED when the applicant is out of the country, must apply for RE-VALIDATION first upon arrival (within 2 mos. from date of APPROVAL) before the visa will be implemented on the passport.
UPON DEPARTURE :
◘ Always secure and pay for EEC or Emigration Clearance or EXIT Clearance.
Secure ECC from this Office (BI Cebu District Office) if first time to depart the country with approved and implemented visa.
Succeeding departure, may pay the ECC at the international airport immigration departure cashier counter.
◘ Always present both the passport and ACR I-Card before the Philippine immigration authorities at the airport during primary inspection; if ACR I-Card is still on process, must secure first a WAIVER from this Office (BI Cebu District Office.)
UPON ARRIVAL :
◘ Always present both the passport and ACR I-Card before the Philippine immigration authorities at the airport during primary inspection; if no ACR I-Card, present the waiver instead.
◘ Always check immediately the ARRIVAL STAMP if your visa, e.g. "9G", "13A", "13A Prob", "9D", etc. is written on the arrival stamp.
ANNUAL REPORT :
◘ Done every 1st 60 days of the calendar year (January to February).
◘ Applicable to all special non - immigrants/immigrants (non-tourists) whose ACR I-Cards were issued before January of the succeeding year.
◘ Must appear personally before any authorized BI Office, fill-up some forms and pay P310 (with penalty of P200/mo. of delay in reporting).
CHANGE OF RESIDENCE/CIVIL STATUS
◘ For change/transfer of residence, must inform the Bureau within 24 hrs. before such transfer, with the ff. requirements :
• Barangay Certificate with complete residential address (house/unit #, name of subd. or village, street name, sitio, brgy., city and province)
• Affidavit of change of address, indicate the actual transfer date and complete new address
• Payment of P1,010 plus penalty of P2,000/year of delay in reporting to the Bureau
◘ For change of status, inform the Bureau ASAP re change of civil status and bring the necessary documents, e.g. Marriage Certificate, Annulment of Marriage, Declaration of Nullity of Marriage, Divorce Decree, Death Certificate, etc. And pay P1,010 plus penalty of P2,000/year of delay in reporting to the Bureau.
FILING OF APPLICATION FOR VISA RENEWAL/EXTENSION/AMENDMENT :
• Must be filed before the expiry date of the current visa, preferably 3-4 months before expiry date.