APPLICANTS FOR ACCREDITATION (TRAVEL AGENCIES, LAW OFFICES, MISSIONARIES, CONSULAR OR GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATIONS AND OTHER ENTITIES AND THEIR LIAISON OFFICERS)
FOR THE LATE FILING.
The Bureau accepts application for BI-Accreditation until 30 April2015, subject to the payment of late filing penalty fee of Php 1,000. Please be informed that only applications with complete requirements will be accepted and processed.
For strict compliance.
SPECIAL TEMPORARY PERMIT TO FOREIGN NATIONALS
The BI announces the updated list of forty-three (43) professions regulated by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) which provides the issuance of Special Temporary Permit to foreign nationals who are allowed to practice the profession in the Philippines.
For the list of the said professions, please click here.
Attached is the list of successful examinees of the 22 March 2015 BI qualifying examination.
Schedule of interview will be on 25 March 2015, 08:00am, at the Bureau of Immigration Main Office. Kindly proceed to your room of assignment.
For the list of successful examinees, please click here.
NOTICE OF SCHEDULE OF THE BI QUALIFYING EXAMINATION TO BE HELD ON 22 MARCH 2015 AT THE LYCEUM OF THE PHILIPPINES UNIVERSITY (LPU), MANILA.
1.) Please bring the following on the date of examination:
a.) At least one (1) valid ID;
b.) Two (2) pencils;
c.) One (1) sharpener;
d.) One (1) 1x1 picture; and
e.) One (2) 2x2 picture
2.) Be at the designated testing center thirty (30) minutes before your scheduled examination. LATE COMERS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO TAKE THE EXAMINATION.
For the list of qualified applicants, please click here.
42nd SHIP FOR SOUTHEAST ASIAN AND JAPANESE YOUTH PROGRAMME (SSEAYP)
WOMEN’S ROLE IN THE HISTORY MONTH
BI joins the Philippine Commission on Women in the observance of the “Women’s Role in the History Month”, in March 2015.
A month long activities is hereby presented for the National’s Women Month celebration. Please click here.
Burea of Immigration and Philippine Commission on Women "Juana Dance Invitation.pdf" and National Women's Month Celebration 2015.pdf
NEW APPLICANTS FOR ACCREDITATION AND APPLICANTS FOR RENEWAL OF ACCREDITATION (TRAVEL AGENCIES, LAW OFFICES FIRMS AND OTHER ENTITIES AND THEIR LIAISON OFFICERS).
Annual Report Online Filling System Link click here.
Notice to all Registered Aliens
Re: Annual Report (AR) 2015
To Implement the 2015 AR, all registered aliens shall within the first sixty (60) days of every calendar year report in person to the Bureau of Immigration (BI) Main Office at Intramuros, Manila, if residing in Metro Manila, or to any participating BI Office.
The parent or legal guardian of an alien who is less than fourteen (14) years of age shall have the duty of reporting for such alien. Failure to comply shall result to administrative fine and/or imprisonment, at the option of the Commissioner of Immigration.
An Alien may be exempt from non-appearance. Provided, the alien appeared during AR 2014 with an accomplished 2014 AR form; payment of P500 Express Lane for non - appearance; submit Special Power of Attorney (SPA) with valid government issued ID of legal representative; and the alien is without any CA 613 and/or RA 562-related deficiencies/liabilities
The reportee shall present: original ACR I-CARD and printed confirmation number with reportee information details issued via AR 2015 online system (for aliens who failed to accomplish the AR 2014 form)
Guidelines in the Conduct of AR 2015. List of participating BI Offices, AR 2015 online system and all other information regarding AR 2015 shall be found here in the BI website: www.immigration.gov.ph and posted in all BI offices.
BI DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY LOGO-MAKING CONTEST RESULT
On 06 November 2014, The Board of Commissioners unanimously voted for the entry of Bengie U. Maquilang, BI-MCIA representative as winner in the
BI 75th Anniversary Logo Making Contest. First runner up is the entry of Marc Enrico C. Ong from the Executive Office and second runner up is the entry of
Jeanlie Clanes from the Dipolog sub-port. The first prize winner will receive a cash prize of ten thousand (P10,000.00) and a certificate. The first and second runner up will receive certificates.
ALIEN REGISTRATION PROGRAM (ARP) FORMS
The public is hereby informed that the official electronic (e)-mail address of the Bureau of Immigration (firstname.lastname@example.org) is currently non-operational due to system upgrading of the e-mail delivery system.
All immigration related concerns and inquiries can be sent to immigPH@gmail.com and email@example.com. You may also reach us through our hotline number (632)465-2400 local 200. For announcements and advisories, you may also visit our official website at [www.immigration.gov.ph] and official facebook(https://www.facebook.com/officialbureauofimmigration) and twitter (@ImmigrationPH) accounts.
BI ADVISORY SBM NO. 2014-002
IMMIGRATION SECONDARY INSPECTION OF INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS WHO ARE NATIONALS OF, WITH TRAVEL HISTORY FROM, OR WITH ITINERARIES TO CERTAIN COUNTRIES
IMMIGRATION ADMINISTRATIVE CIRCULAR No. SBM-2014-001
PRESCRIBED PERIODS FOR LIFTING OF ENTRIES FROM THE BLACKLIST
The Alien Registration Program (ARP), a Bureau of Immigration (BI) - Department of Justice (DOJ) initiative, aims to: (i) Account; (ii) Register and re-register; (iii) Capture information; (iv) Update BI’s alien database and (iv) Provide assistance for visa-related problems.
The ARP shall be held from 01 October 2014 until 30 September 2015. Aliens may apply at any authorized BI Regional Office 1. Bring a duly filled-out ARP form (form and additional information is available at www.immigration.gov.ph) and any valid identification (e.g. passport, driver’s license).
Registered aliens under this program may be primary beneficiaries of future social integration/legalization programs of the government.
For inquiries, you may contact the following numbers: (02)465-2400 locals 208, 444 and 447.
Regional Offices click here.