Public Advisory: On Inbound Filipino Dual Citizens

21 April 2021 – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) informs the public that Filipino dual citizens who wish to travel to the Philippines are advised to secure the following documents as proof of Philippine citizenship, to prevent any inconvenience with airline companies and immigration authorities:

• Valid Philippine passport;
• Identification Certificate (IC); or
• Certificate of Re-acquisition/Retention of Philippine Citizenship (CRPC).

The above-mentioned documents should also be presented upon departure. Failure to present the necessary documents as required by the immigration authorities shall warrant the imposition of fines and penalties imposed on foreigners who overstayed in the country. END