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Messages for U.S. Citizens: Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in the Philippines
Documenting Your Child as a U.S. Citizen
February 23, 2021

United States Embassy Manila, Philippines

United States Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines

February 23, 2021

Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in the Philippines:

Documenting Your Child as a U.S. Citizen

Are you a U.S. citizen whose biological child was born outside the United States? Do you want to document your child as a U.S. citizen?

Join us for a virtual town hall as we answer questions about the U.S. citizenship application process on Wednesday, March 3, 2021, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Manila time.

Hosted by the Embassy’s American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit, this virtual town hall is open to all U.S. citizens in the Philippines. If you wish to participate, please RSVP using this form. We will email log-in details to confirmed attendees no later than March 1, 2021.

Please note that we are unable to answer questions related to U.S. visas or notary services during this town hall. For more information on services available to U.S. citizens in the Philippines, please see our website.

We look forward to seeing you on March 3, 2021!


For further information: 

  • See the State Department’s travel website for the Worldwide Caution, Travel Advisories, Alerts, and the Philippines Country Specific Information.
  • Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive Alerts 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) 5301-2000, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. After-hours emergency number for U.S. citizens is +(63) (2) 5301-2000.
  • 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).
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