APPLICATION FOR CITIZENSHIP RETENTION AND RE-ACQUISITION AND ISSUANCE OF IDENTIFICATION CERTIFICATE UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9225

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

Submit the original and duplicate of the following documents:

 

  • Duly accomplished application form
  • Birth certificate issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority OR the original Report of Birth issued by the Philippine Embassy in Paris
  • Marriage Certificate issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority OR the original Report of Marriage issued by the Philippine Embassy in Paris
  • Certificate of Naturalization of foreign citizenship with official English translation (If nationality is other than French, Certification of Naturalization must be authenticated by the Embassy/Consulate in France)
  • Foreign passport or National Identity Card
  • Philippine passport
  • Three (3) recent passport-size color photographs
  • Fee: 45 Euros

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR DEPENDENTS (DERIVATIVE CITIZENSHIP)

 

  • Birth Certificate issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority OR original Report of Birth issued by the Philippine Embassy in Paris
  • Foreign passport or Identity Card (data page)
  • Two (2) recent passport-size colored photographs for each qualified dependent
  • Fee: 22.50 Euros for each minor child

Former Philippine citizens who have been naturalized in another country and wishes to retain or re-acquire their Philippine citizenship may file their application for dual citizenship with the Philippine Embassy in Paris.

 

INSTRUCTIONS

  • Accomplish fully, sign, and photocopy application form. Incomplete information may delay the processing of application.
  • Submit all requirements. All original documents will be returned as soon as verified by the processor.  The Embassy retains all original English translations.
  • If the documents are complete, the Embassy will schedule the taking of the Oath of Allegiance. Personal appearance is required.
  • Payment will be made on the date of the Oath-Taking.
  • Passport applications are processed and paid for separately and may take one to two months to issue.

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