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If you are not covered by the travel ban above, please identify your traveler type and prepare documentary and other requirements in the guide below:


Passenger Type

Documentary and Other Requirements

(must be presented upon booking, check-in, and/or to the Immigration Officer upon arrival in the Philippines)

1. Filipino Nationals
  • Valid PH passport/

  • Identification Certificate as proof of recognition as Filipino Citizen/

  • Citizenship Retention & Reacquisition Act of 2003 Certificate under RA 9225

2. Balikbayan Under RA9174 Only nationals from NON-VISA REQUIRED countries under EO408:

-Former Filipino
-Foreign nationals traveling with Filipino/Former Filipino SPOUSE
-Foreign nationals traveling with Filipino/Former Filipino PARENT

For Former Filipino

  • Old PH passport; or 

  • Birth Certificate

 

Must be able to provide proof of filiation:

For Foreign Spouses, Traveling with Filipino/Former Filipino SPOUSE

  • Marriage Contract

Note: Effective 24 Dec 2021, a Filipino and Foreign Spouse with Same Sex Marriage shall be temporarily admitted.

 

For Foreign Children, Traveling with Filipino/Former Filipino PARENT

  • Birth Certificate

3. Foreign Nationals

Foreign national may enter the country without the need of Entry Exemption Document (EED), provided they comply with the immigration requirements, reflected to Arriving in the Philippines Page.

 

Foreign nationals with valid and existing Entry Exemption Document (EED) issued prior April 01, 2022 may be allowed entry based on the IATF Resolution nos. 160-B, 160-D and 164-A


4. Visiting Forces Agreement - Military personnel joining the "Balikatan Exercise" (Passport and Visa Not Required)

1) Military ID

2) Travel Order

3) DFA Endorsement



  

Please be advised that eligible passengers for travel to the Philippines, including documentary and additional requirements are subject to change and assessment of the Immigration Officer upon arrival in the Philippines:







Testing and Quarantine Protocols

Quick Reference on PH Arrivals

*GREEN

*YELLOW

RED

Vaccinated

 

Only Filipinos returning to the country via government-initiated repatriation, non-government-initiated repatriation, and Bayanihan Flights may be allowed entry subject to:

⦁ Mandatory 10-day facility-based quarantine 
⦁ 7th day swabbing

 
 

 

For Filipinos:
⦁ With a negative RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours prior departure
⦁ No quarantine requirement
⦁ No on-arrival swabbing
⦁ Without a negative RT-PCR test
⦁ On-arrival swabbing
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ Self-monitoring until 14th day from arrival

For Foreigners:
⦁ Negative RT-PCR taken within 72 hours prior departure 
⦁ No facility-based quarantine
⦁ No on-arrival swabbing
⦁ Self-monitoring until the 14th day from arrival 

⦁ With a negative RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours prior departure
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ 3rd day swabbing
⦁ Self-monitoring until 14th day from arrival

b. Without a negative RT-PCR test
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ 5th day swabbing
⦁ Home quarantine until the 10th day from arrival

 
 

 

Unvaccinated, partially vaccinated or individuals whose vaccination status cannot be independently validated, and those vaccinated but failed to comply with the test-before-travel requirements

6 Days Facility Quarantine

5th day swab

8 Days Facility Quarantine

7th day swab

Home Quarantine up to 14th Day

 


Testing and Quarantine Protocols

Quick Reference on PH Arrivals

*GREEN

*YELLOW

RED

Vaccinated

 

Only Filipinos returning to the country via government-initiated repatriation, non-government-initiated repatriation, and Bayanihan Flights may be allowed entry subject to:

⦁ Mandatory 10-day facility-based quarantine 
⦁ 7th day swabbing

 
 

 

For Filipinos:
⦁ With a negative RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours prior departure
⦁ No quarantine requirement
⦁ No on-arrival swabbing
⦁ Without a negative RT-PCR test
⦁ On-arrival swabbing
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ Self-monitoring until 14th day from arrival

For Foreigners:
⦁ Negative RT-PCR taken within 72 hours prior departure 
⦁ No facility-based quarantine
⦁ No on-arrival swabbing
⦁ Self-monitoring until the 14th day from arrival 

⦁ With a negative RT-PCR test taken within 72 hours prior departure
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ 3rd day swabbing
⦁ Self-monitoring until 14th day from arrival

b. Without a negative RT-PCR test
⦁ Facility based quarantine until release of negative results
⦁ 5th day swabbing
⦁ Home quarantine until the 10th day from arrival

 
 

 

Unvaccinated, partially vaccinated or individuals whose vaccination status cannot be independently validated, and those vaccinated but failed to comply with the test-before-travel requirements

6 Days Facility Quarantine

5th day swab

8 Days Facility Quarantine

7th day swab

Home Quarantine up to 14th Day