In light of the current COVID-19 situation, the Philippines has implemented temporary travel restrictions to contain the spread of the virus. We urge you to stay home and follow community quarantine protocols. LEARN MORE
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Covid 19 Travel Advisory

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, the Philippines has implemented temporary travel restrictions to contain the spread of the virus. We urge you to stay home and follow community quarantine protocols. Learn more
 

For more information on the latest travel news, please refer to the following: 

Smart Traveller AU

Philippine Embassy Canberra 

Philippine Consulate General Sydney

Philippine Embassy Wellington

Philippine Department Of Tourism - Head Office

Visa & Immigration

If you’re from Australia or New Zealand and travelling as a tourist to the Philippines – good news! You may enter the Philippines and obtain a visa on arrival which would allow you to stay for a maximum of thirty (30) days. However, you must possess a passport that’s valid for at least 6 months beyond the period of stay in the Philippines, and present a return or outward bound ticket to the next country of destination. Visitors who wish to extend their stay from 21 to 59 days should contact the Bureau of Immigration, Magallanes Drive, Intramuros, in Manila (Mon–Fri 8am–5pm).

​Chinese Nationals, including citizens for Hong Kong and Taiwan, will need a special permit. Indian nationals with a valid U.S., Japanese, Australian, Canadian, Schengen, Singapore, or United Kingdom visa will be granted a 14-day visa free entry which may be extended for an additional 7 days for a maximum stay of 21 days. *BI Memorandum Circular No. RADJR-12-008. This only applies to Indian Nationals arriving at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA 1-3) who have the following: (1) National Passport valid at least 6 months, beyond the contemplated stay (2) Return or Onward ticket (3) No derogatory record in BI, NICA, or INTERPOL.

For detailed information on Philippine visa and immigration regulations, please visit the websites below.

Philippine Embassy in Canberrahttps://www.philembassy.org.au/

Philippine Consulate General Sydneyhttps://sydneypcg.dfa.gov.ph/

Philippine Embassy in Wellingtonhttps://www.philembassy.org.nz/