Message for U.S. Citizens: American Citizen Services Unit Closure – Friday, September 30, 2016

September 27, 2016

Message for U.S. Citizens:  American Citizen Services Unit Closure – Friday, September 30, 2016

The American Citizen Services (ACS) unit will be closed on Friday, September 30, 2016.  No routine ACS services will be provided on that day.  The ACS unit will open again on Monday, October 3, 2016.

In case of emergencies, U.S. citizens should call the Embassy operator at +63-2-301-2000 for assistance.


For further information:

  • See the State Department’s travel websitefor the Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and the Philippines Country Specific Information.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security messages and make it easier to locate you in an emergency.
  • Contact the U.S. Embassy in Manila, Philippines, located at 1201 Roxas Boulevard, at +(63) (2) 301-2000, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +(63) (2) 301-2000.
  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).