IMPORTANT REMINDER: In view of the current health crisis, applications are strictly by appointment, please book an appointment to: NOTARIZATION APPOINTMENT PORTAL.

Petition for Retention and/or Re-acquisition of Philippine Citizenship under Republic Act No. 9225

  1. Original duly accomplished petition form
  2. If available, any one of documents issued by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration such as Alien Certificate Registration
  3. Birth certificate issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority
  4. Old Philippine passport with 1 photocopy each
  5. Marriage contract and copy showing that applicant is a Filipino at the time of marriage
  6. Current foreign passport and copy certified by the foreign Embassy concerned
  7. Certificate of Naturalization or Citizenship in the foreign country
  8. Six (6) recent passport-size photos
  9. Any other document(s) that will be requested by the processor.


  • Please be reminded that applicant/s must personally sign the document/s in front of the officials of the Consulate General.
  • Any spurious or tampered documents submitted for Notarization/ Attestation are subject to outright seizure upon proper determination by the Consular Officer. Holder of said documents, as well as fixers will be prosecuted. Payment for the document found to be spurious will be forfeited.