Applicants who wish to take their Oath of Allegiance as part of the RA9225/Dual Citizenship application during the Mobile Consular Mission in Auckland on 7-11 February 2018 must submit their application in advance. The Embassy should receive applications on or before 21 January 2019 to be included in the oath taking ceremony during the Mobile Consular Mission. For information on the Mobile Consular Mission in Auckland, please watch out for future announcements of the Embassy.

Maraming salamat po.



We are pleased to announce that we will be conducting a Mobile Consular Mission in Auckland on 7-11 February 2019. Online booking will be opened/ available on Monday, 21 January 2019, 6:00 PM. Venue of the mobile will be confirmed at a later time.

Services that will be offered during the Mobile are Passporting, Authentication and Notarials, Civil Registry, and NBI Fingerprinting. For applicants who wish to apply for Dual Citizenship and take their Oath of Allegiance during the Auckland Mobile, please submit your application form and all documentary requirements before 21 January 2019.

Thank you very much and Mabuhay!


Nais po naming ipaalam sa publiko na ang Pasuguan ng Pilipinas ay magtutungo sa Auckland para sa isang Mobile Consular Mission sa 7-11 ng February 2019. Ang online appointment ay magbubukas sa Lunes, 21 January 2019, 6:00 PM (gabi). Ang lugar ng mobile ay aming iaanunsyo sa mga susunod na araw.

Ang mga serbisyo po na available sa Mobile ay Passporting, Authentication and Notarials, Civil Registry, at NBI Fingerprinting. Sa mga gustong mag apply ng Dual Citizenship at mag Oath of Allegiance sa Auckland Mobile, maaarin pong isumite ang inyong application at requirements bago mag 21 January 2019.

Maraming salamat po at Mabuhay!


Marriage in the Philippines

A New Zealander wishing to marry a Filipino in the Philippines may wish to take note of the following:

  1. Certificate of No Impediment
  2. New Zealand citizens who wish to marry Filipino citizens in the Philippines are required to show proof they are legally able to marry.

    A Certificate of No Impediment could be secured from the Births, Deaths and Marriages office (freephone: 0800-225252; website: Fees and procedures for the issuance of such certificate should be verified directly with the said Office.

    The Certificate thus issued should then be presented to the New Zealand Embassy in Manila, which shall issue a Consular Certificate certifying to the applicant's legal capacity to marry. This consular certificate is a requirement for the issuance of a marriage license in the Philippines.

  3. Marriage License
  4. The local civil registrar of the city or municipality where the Filipino partner habitually resides shall issue a marriage license ten (10) days from the date of application from both parties for such a license.

    Each of the contracting party shall file, separately, a sworn application for such license with the proper local civil registrar.

    The original birth certificates or duly certified copies thereof shall be presented to the local civil registrar upon application.

The New Zealand Birth, Death and Marriages office can also provide you information on the procedures for the recognition of the overseas marriage in New Zealand.

Enquiries regarding the entry into New Zealand of Philippine nationals either as visitors or spouses should be directed to immigration authorities in New Zealand or the New Zealand Embassy in Manila.

The relevant civil registry forms can be found in the Downloadable Forms section.

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