Philippine Visas


Work Visa

Foreign nationals who intend to engage in gainful employment in the Philippines must obtain a work visa.


Work Permits

A work permit is required for a foreign citizen to lawfully undertake employment with a Philippine-based company.


Special Non-Immigrant

Are acquired by foreign employees who have existing agreements with Philippine government agencies.


Temporary Visitor’s Visas

Foreigners who come to the Philippines as tourists, businessmen, or to seek medical care require a visa if their stay extends beyond the allowed number of days.

News & Events

January 3 to March 3, 2017

Annual Report 2017 For Foreign Nationals in the Philippines
Notice To All Registered Foreign Nationals

SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

The Philippine Labor & Employment Agenda
Dusit Thani Manila, Makati City

AUGUST 17-18, 2016

10th Philippines HR Congress and HR EXPO
Function Rooms 1, 2 and 3 SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City

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