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Public Advisory – Temporary Suspension of Operations in Consular Office in NCR-West (SM Manila)

23 July 2020 – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) informs the public that its Consular Office in NCR-West in Manila City (CO NCR-West) will suspend its operations on Thursday, 23 July 2020, and Friday, 24 July 2020, for disinfection of its office premises and other preventive measures against the spread of COVID-19.


Applicants who have prior appointments during these dates will be accommodated from Monday, 27 July 2020, until Monday, 24 August 2020, during regular office hours.


Applicants in need of emergency consular services may contact CO NCR-West by phone (+63)966-946-93-95 or email: [email protected].


The DFA requests the public’s understanding and cooperation as we continue to battle against this pandemic.


To keep up to date on the latest news and advisories, please visit the consular website at, the official DFA Facebook page at or the official DFA Twitter at

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