934 Pinoys renew passports, 28 take dual citizenship oath, 760 register for overseas voting in Calgary leg
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934 Pinoys renew passports, 28 take dual citizenship oath, 760 register for overseas voting in Calgary leg

News Release PH CONSULATE GENERAL IN VANCOUVER HOLDS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN CALGARY The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver conducted its first consular outreach service in Calgary, Alberta this year on 24-27 March 2015 to provide passport, notarial and civil registry services for Filipinos living in the province of Alberta. A total of 934 Filipinos living … Continue reading

Consul General announces BSP rules on bringing currencies into or out of RP
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Consul General announces BSP rules on bringing currencies into or out of RP

News Release RULES ON BRINGING PHILIPPINE PESOS AND/OR FOREIGN CURRENCIES INTO OR OUT OF THE PHILIPPINES The Philippine Consulate General’s Office in Vancouver wishes to inform the public of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ rules on bringing Philippine pesos and/or foreign currencies into or out of the Philippines. ​ 1.   For Philippine pesos (which include … Continue reading

ConGen Ferrer discusses issues, developments with BC’s shipping industry
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ConGen Ferrer discusses issues, developments with BC’s shipping industry

News Release PHILIPPINE CONSUL GENERAL MEETS WITH CHAMBER OF SHIPPING OF BRITISH COLUMBIA AND INTERNATIONAL SHIP-OWNERS ALLIANCE OF CANADA Officials from the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver led by Consul General Neil Frank Ferrer visited the Chamber of Shipping of British Columbia and the International Ship-Owners Alliance of Canada to discuss issues and developments within the … Continue reading

ConGen Ferrer to lead ACGV Committee
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ConGen Ferrer to lead ACGV Committee

News Release PH CHAIRMANSHIP OF ASEAN CONSULS GENERAL COMMITTEE IN VANCOUVER Consul General Neil Frank R. Ferrer of the Philippines has officially assumed the Chairmanship of the ASEAN Consuls General in Vancouver (ACGV) Committee for 2015.  The Philippines succeeded Malaysia which chaired for 2014. On Thursday, February 12, 2015, Consul General Ferrer chaired the first … Continue reading

Consulate General’s Office increases fees for consular services; Adjustments made due to foreign exchange fluctuations
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Consulate General’s Office increases fees for consular services; Adjustments made due to foreign exchange fluctuations

News Release Advisory on New Schedule of Fees for Consular Services VANCOUVER — Starting February 1, 2015 new fees will be collected for passports, travel documents, visas and other consular services of the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver, as well as at its full-service consular outreach missions. The new fees will be also collected by … Continue reading

Philippine Consulate General Vancouver Joins the 2nd UBC “OF RICE AND ROOTS”
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Philippine Consulate General Vancouver Joins the 2nd UBC “OF RICE AND ROOTS”

Press Release Philippine Consulate General Vancouver Joins the 2nd UBC “OF RICE AND ROOTS” Vancouver — The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver participated in the University of British Columbia’s “Of Rice and Roots” (ORAR) which was held on 20 January 2015. The event was organized by the Centre for Southeast Asian Research (CSEAR) in cooperation … Continue reading

Consulate General’s Office bares tentative schedule for 2015 Consular Outreach Services
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Consulate General’s Office bares tentative schedule for 2015 Consular Outreach Services

News Release Advisory on Consular Outreach Services for 2015 The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver is pleased to announce the Tentative Schedule for Consular Outreach Services for 2015. The venues and dates for the consular outreach have been programmed to focus on specific areas where there is huge demand for passports and other consular services. … Continue reading

Migrante Alberta Calls on Philippine Government to Provide Genuine Service for the Victims of Deadly Crash near Sylvan Lake
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Migrante Alberta Calls on Philippine Government to Provide Genuine Service for the Victims of Deadly Crash near Sylvan Lake

News Release Migrante Alberta Calls on Philippine Government to Provide Genuine Service for the Victims of Deadly Crash near Sylvan Lake The remains of the Filipino victims of the most recent fatal crash in Rocky Mountain House this month arrived home on December 27, yet the Philippine Government stopped short of providing basic services to … Continue reading