List Of Documentary Requirements For First-time Passport Applicants

Are you applying for a Philippine passport for the very first time? Here are the IDs and documents you need to prepare to make sure that your trip to the DFA is not wasted (especially now when our movements are restricted because of the pandemic): ADULT NEW APPLICATION A. Core Requirements Confirmed online appointment PersonalContinue reading “List Of Documentary Requirements For First-time Passport Applicants”

How To Apply For A US Fiance Visa (K-1)

You can gain US citizenship by marrying a US citizen; and you can enter US territories through the power of a K-1 visa. A K-1 visa permits foreign-citizen fiance to travel to the US and marry his or her US citizen sponsor within 90 days upon arrival. How do I apply for a K-1 visa?Continue reading “How To Apply For A US Fiance Visa (K-1)”

How to Get a Copy of your PSA Marriage Certificate Online

Newly married couples can get a copy of their PSA marriage certificate from the PSA at least three months after their wedding date.  This is the most conservative wait time; sometimes, it takes up to six months before a PSA copy is made available.  It really depends on how fast the city or municipal hallContinue reading “How to Get a Copy of your PSA Marriage Certificate Online”

2 Ways to Get a Copy of Your CENOMAR (Certificate of No Marriage)

A CENOMARor Certificate of No Marriage is a primary documentary requirement for those who are planning to get married.  It serves as proof that you or your would-be spouse is legally single – never contracted marriage or a previous marriage has been annulled.  It basically tells you if you are free to marry another person.Continue reading “2 Ways to Get a Copy of Your CENOMAR (Certificate of No Marriage)”

List of Requirements and Schedules for Midwives’ Licensure Examination

Prepare your documentary requirements for the Midwives’ licensure examinations as the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) will start accepting the online processing of applications on January 8, 2020.  The easiest and most convenient way to get copies of your PSA birth and marriage certificates (which are primary requirements for online application) is by ordering through http://www.psahelpline.phContinue reading “List of Requirements and Schedules for Midwives’ Licensure Examination”

Licensure Exams for Pharmacists: List of Requirements and Schedules

The online processing of applications for the Licensure Exams for Pharmacists will begin on January 24, 2020.  For your reference, below are the requirements for application: PSA Birth Certificate of applicant PSA Marriage Contract of married female applicants Certified True Copy of Transcript of Records with a scanned photo and remarks For Board Examination Purposes.Continue reading “Licensure Exams for Pharmacists: List of Requirements and Schedules”

Licensure Exams for Electronics Engineers: List of Requirements and Schedules

The online processing for applications for the Licensure Exams of Electronics Engineers will start on January 2, 2020.  Below is a list of requirements you need to prepare in time for the opening of applications: PSA Birth Certificate of Applicant PSA Marriage Certificate of married, female applicants. Transcript of Records with scanned picture of applicant. Continue reading “Licensure Exams for Electronics Engineers: List of Requirements and Schedules”

What Last Name Should A Married Woman Use In Her Passport?

We covered this topic last year but thought it would be good to write about it again since we receive a lot of questions about changing one’s name in his or her passport. Married Filipinas are not mandated by law to use their husband’s last name – whether in their IDs, transactions and yes, evenContinue reading “What Last Name Should A Married Woman Use In Her Passport?”