(23 Jan 2021) -- The public is informed that consular services offered by the Philippine Embassy in Tehran can only be availed of by appointment due to the prevailing Covid-19 situation in Tehran.
In order for the Consular Section to provide a date and time for a qualified transaction, the client must first send advance copies of the relevant application form (duly filled-out in readable writing) and supporting documents for his/her intended transaction via email to tehran.pe(at)outlook.com. (Application forms are downloadable from this website. Documentary requirements for consular services are also published in this website for the public’s reference and guidance.)
(23 Jan 2021 - Tehran) The following are the latest travel updates for Filipinos and foreign nationals with plans of travelling to the Republic of the Philippines at this time.
A - Arriving Foreign Nationals Coming From Countries with Covid-19 Variants
All foreign travellers coming from, or with travel history (i.e. with immigration admission) within the last 14 days prior to arrival in the Philippines in countries covered by travel restrictions for the Covid-19 variants shall NOT BE PERMITTED ENTRY into the Philippines until 31 January 2021, EXCEPT for the following foreign nationals with valid visas:
- Accredited foreign diplomats and personnel of accredited international organizations in the Philippines (such as the WHO and the United Nations), provided they will undergo RT-PCR test upon arrival at the airport, execute an undertaking, and observe strict 14-day quarantine pursuant to relevant directives of the Department of Health;
- Foreign dignitaries who shall observe existing testing and quarantine protocols upon arrival;
- Those for medical and emergency cases, including their medical escorts, if any, subject to the applicable testing and quarantine protocols as prescribed by the Department of Health; and
- Spouse and minor children of Filipino citizens travelling with them, subject to the same testing and quarantine protocols applicable to Filipino citizens.