Guidelines in the Implementation of Apostille Convention related to the Verification of Employment Documents

Guidelines in the Implementation of Apostille Convention related to the Verification of Employment Documents for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs)

Pursuant to the accession of the Philippines to the Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization of Foreign Public Documents otherwise known as Apostille Convection, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has issued an Advisory dated 07 May 2019 informing the public that the DFA – Office of Consular Affairs will no longer issue Authentication Certificates effective 14 May 2019. Consistent with the commitments to the said Convention, the following guidelines are hereby issued By this Administration

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