Announcements and Advisories

20 June, 2017 - 17:16
The Philippine Embassy will be closed on 26 June 2017 in observance of Eid'l Fitr, the Feast of Ramadhan. In case of emergency, the Philippine Embassy's duty officer may be reached at (+47) 950 01 072 or (+47) 902 41 171 . For consular related queries, please see our Consular Services section .
15 June, 2017 - 09:54
Newly appointed Philippine Honorary Consul General in Helsinki, Finland, Mr. Jyrki Kupila, takes his Oath of Office before the Philippine Embassy’s Minister and Consul Marie Yvette Banzon Abalos on Friday, 9th of June. Mr. Kupila will head the Philippine Honorary Consulate General in Helsinki until April 2020.
19 May, 2017 - 16:40
Secretary of Foreign Affairs Alan Peter Cayetano receives the Department of Foreign Affairs’ flag from the Acting Secretary and Undersecretary for Policy Enrique A. Manalo at the Office of the Secretary Conference Room today, May 19, 2017. Secretary Cayetano was warmly received by the members of the Philippine Foreign Service following his morning visit to the DFA’s Office of Consular Affairs.
3 May, 2017 - 08:59
Before arriving at the Embassy, please ensure that you have the requirements and NOK cash payment ready for your consular application to avoid any delays in processing. Upon arriving at the Embassy please take a number ticket by the door and wait for your number to be called. Once your number is called please proceed to the Receiving Window #1 and submit your documents to our Consular Officer for review. If your requirements are...
19 April, 2017 - 17:04
The ASEAN Committee in Oslo (ACO) met with Norway Foreign Minister Børge Brende on 19 April 2017 at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Myanmar Ambassador Maw Maw, as Chair of ACO, led the ACO delegation, which was composed of the Ambassadors of Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand, and the Chargé d’Affaires of the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Maria Elena P. Algabre. The Meeting secured Norway’s support for ACO’s initiatives in...
12 April, 2017 - 16:38
A hearing will be held on 24 April 2017 at 4:00 pm for the Overseas Absentee Voting Registration Applicants for the Registration Period of December 2016 to March 2017. The hearing will be held at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo to determine if those who are registered to vote and is open to all Filipino Citizens. Any objections to the names on the list may be filed at the Embassy 7 days before the hearing. Only objections on valid...
11 April, 2017 - 10:19
Kaugnay sa mga nakalulungkot na kaganapan sa Stockholm noong Biyemes at sa Grønland sa Oslo noong Sabado ng gabi, ang lahat ay pinapaalalahanan na palaging maging maingat, alerto, kalmado at mapagmatyag sa kanyang paligid. Ayon sa mga alagad ng batas dito, may banta ng panganib sa bansang ito katulad ng mga nangyari nitong mga nakaraang araw sa ibang panig ng Yuropa. Ayon sa pulis, ang panganib na ito ay maaaring mangyari sa Ioob ng...
7 April, 2017 - 08:55
Statement The Philippines condemns the horrific terrorist attack on civilians that took place in the heart of the Swedish capital. This attack in Sweden is also an attack that touches the rest of the international community, as it is a heinous affront to peace, human dignity and democracy. The Philippines expresses its solidarity with Sweden at its difficult moment, especially with the families and beloved of the victims. Advisory Our...
6 March, 2017 - 17:30
We wish to inform the Filipino Community in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Sweden of the attached 2016 Revised Rules of Procedure for Small Claims Cases (A.M. No. 08-8-7-SC), which increased from Php100,000 to Php200,000, exclusive of interest and costs, the amount or value of the claim falling within the jurisdiction of small claims courts effective 01 February 2016. Section 5 of the Revised Rules, on applicability, states that...
22 February, 2017 - 15:20
All Filipino citizens in the Nordic Region with plans to travel in and out of the Schengen Region should be advised that the European Parliament has approved new rules to ensure stronger checks at all of the external borders of the Schengen Region. Everyone is reminded to keep their travel documents secure at all times and expect delays should they be selected for more thorough screenings by the proper authorities. Your cooperation is...