DFA suspends passport services due to heavy rains | Global News
Close  

DFA suspends passport services due to heavy rains

By: - NewsLab Lead / @MSantosINQ
/ 09:51 AM September 19, 2014
Department of Foreign Affairs building. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Department of Foreign Affairs building. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has suspended all passport-related services at their satellite offices throughout Metro Manila due to tropical storm Mario.

“DFA advises the public that there will be no passport, authentication, and other consular services at DFA-Aseana (Macapagal Boulevard) and all mall-based DFA Satellite Offices (SOs) in Metro Manila on September 19, 2014 (Friday) due to inclement weather conditions,” it said in an advisory Friday.
“Operations at DFA-Aseana will resume on  September 22, 2014  (Monday). Operations at mall-based DFA Satellite Offices will resume September 20, 2014 (Saturday) if weather conditions improve. The DFA will post an advisory if there is a need to suspend consular operations at DFA Satellite Offices tomorrow,” it said.
The DFA assured the public that passport applicants who have a scheduled appointment on September 19 would be accommodated from September 22 to 26 upon presentation of proof of their appointment.
The public may contact the respective DFA satellite offices through the following:
DFA – Aseana
651-9429 / 651-9430
DFA NCR – Central
631-0806
DFA NCR – Northeast
709-0199 / 293-0748
DFA NCR – East
570-3230
DFA NCR – West
536-9994
DFA NCR – South
551-1051
The DFA can also be reached at the following telephone number: (02) 536-0000. Messages can be sent to the Passport Division’s Facebook page, Philippine Passport
ADVERTISEMENT

FEATURED STORIES

Click here for more weather related news.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: DFA, Mario, Passport, Passport services, Rain, weather
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.