SM-Megamall, earliest available slot June 5, omaygad!
SM-Manila, June 7!
Robinsons Galleria June 15.
I was in panic!
TIP: check on DFA Main first before clicking on Satellite Offices.
Step 1 ---go through a verification officer
who will confirm if your requirements are complete of if your identity is true. The DFA officer who assessed me took only 3minutes. No need for I'd or supporting document.Only Old Passport,with photocopies of front and back portion.
Step 2: Cashier (this one's quick!)
Paid 1,200php for Express Processing of 7days.
Scheduled release, May 21 (Tuesday) --abot sa flight!ayos!
Step 3 --encoding / enrollment
I got a queue #. Mine's 2,345.electronic board reflects #1,990. I waited 1.5 hours for my number to be called. That's 355 slots in 1.5 hours.Ang bilis!
Encoding took only a few minutes.Go home and wait for the release of your passport.
TIP: No need to bring ID photos. Digital na ang mundo ngayon and they will take your photo then and there during encoding.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE
TO GET YOUR NEW PASSPORT?
7 Working Days ---Rush
15 working Days -- Regular
HOW MUCH IS THE PASSPORT FEE?
- You can have your passport delivered to your home is personal pickup is too much of a hustle for as low as120 php.
- Keep your receipt.It shows the date on which your passport will be released.