Philippine Embassy, Berne
consulate consular services events press gallery links contact

MABUHAY! Welcome to the Official Website of the Philippine Embassy in Berne, Switzerland.

We are pleased to provide you accurate and current information about the Philippines, particularly on the various aspects of its relations with Switzerland and Liechtenstein, as well as general information about the Philippines (like area, size, location, form of government).

Likewise, we are glad to update you on:

  • The economic prospects and business opportunities in the Philippines (e.g. investment, trade, manpower resources, tourism destinations, etc.);
  • Consular services available ( e.g.  passports, visas, registrations, authentications, notarials; assistance to nationals);
  • Embassy projects and activities; and
  • Filipino community events.

We also invite you to refer to our section on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) covering a wide range of important topics and issues.

Thank you for visiting our Website and we would be happy to receive your comments and suggestions.

All Philippine citizens are entitled to a Philippine passport. Applications for passport services must be made in person.

More info

Foreigners wishing to enter the Philippines will need to apply for a visa to enter the Philippines. Visas are endorsements denoting that the holder is permitted to proceed to the Philippines.

More info

Dual citizenship
Filipinos all over the world can once again re-acquire their Philippine citizenship.
More info


All Saint's Day


Machine Readable Passport
for Implementation
on 1 August 2008







23 September 2008
Philippine-Australian Social Security Agreement Being Considered

23 September 2008
Filipino Australians Win in New South Wales Local Council Elections

09 September 2008
Philippine-Australian Community and Campbelltown City Council Meeting on Rizal Park

09 September 2008
Philippine De La Salle University Health Science Institute Visits Sydney

13 August 2008
Naga City Mayor Robredo in Sydney, September 25-28

09 July 2008
Philippines-Australia Social Security Agreement Sought

08 July 2008
Donations for Families Affected by Cyclone "FRANK"

28 June 2008
Philippines to Deploy more than 1 million Overseas workers by end of 2008

23 June 2008
Promising Young Philippine Political Leaders in Austrlia on an Exchange Program

22 June 2008
Philippine Consulate to issue Machine Readable Passport.

21 June 2008
Filipino Pianist Raul Sunico performs in Sydney

20 June 2008
Australia seeks foreign workers, but be aware of illegal recruters

3 June 2008
Four Philippine Eco Sites nominated to
a world vote for the seven natural wonders.

1 June 2008
Filipino Films in Sydney Film Festival 2008


Holiday Notice for 09 June 2008
The Philippine Consulate General will be closed on Monday 09 June 2008 in observance of Philippine Holiday "Independence Day"

Revised Schedule of Consular Fees of the Philippine Consulate General Sydney

Guidelines in the Annotation of Civil Registry Documents Involving Foreign Judgments/Orders

New Checklist of Recruitment Documents

CFO Filipino Handbook now available [Link]

Read More Notices

Download all necessary forms and more in one go
Click here
Downloads FAQ  Media Inquiries Contact us   2008 Philippine Embassy, Berne, Switzerland
Click Here
Click Here
Click Here