Philippines Customs Declaration Forms & Immigration Guides
Download our customs guide for Philippines to find out about the required documents and customs prescriptions for different goods.
For more information, read about our visa & immigration services for the Philippines and check out our guide on how to move to Philippines.
Philippines Visa and Immigration Services
The Philippines is fondly known as the land of 7000 smiles, for both the friendly culture as well as the 7107 beautiful islands that define this archipelago nation. Expats and residents alike value the Philippines for its turquoise waters, white sand beaches and convivial, affordable lifestyle.
Those moving to the Philippines will discover that the Philippine culture is diverse, multilingual, and welcoming.
But before you can enjoy all that the Philippines has to offer, it is important to navigate Philippines immigration and obtain permission to either visit or live within the country.
Applying for visas to the Philippines can often be a long, complicated and expensive process, with many rules and restrictions to follow and adhere to. Depending on the type of visa you are trying to obtain, there are different requirements that you will need in order to qualify.
Santa Fe can take the pain out of applying for a visa in the Philippines, helping with your application and updating you when it’s ready.
Santa Fe can assist with the following applications in the Philippines:
Every foreign national who wishes to engage in gainful employment in the Philippines must secure a valid type of visa and work permit. The most common types of Philippines Work Permits and Visas are:
9G – Work Permit for long term employment on a SEC registered company (minimum 1 year)
47A2 – Multi-entry Visas For PEZA registered entities (Philippines Economic Zone Authority w/ tax benefits, flexible pass for BPO & export oriented services)
EO226 – Work Permit for ROHQ entities (HQ locations, long term)
SWP – Special Work Permit for short term assignments of up to 3 months
Contact us today to help secure your Philippines Visa.
Please remember that immigration laws may change without notice. For current and detailed information regarding updates as well as documentary requirements, processing times and any other information pertaining to your specific needs, speak with a Santa Fe Immigration Specialist.