Accreditation of Foreign Media and Documentary Group to the Philippines

ACCREDITATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VISITING MEDIA AND DOCUMENTARY GROUP IN THE PHILIPPINES (as of February 2022)

  1. Letter of request stating purpose of their visit in the country and request for accreditation addressed to: 

    Virginia R. Arcilla-Agtay
    Director IV
    News and Information Bureau
    Malacanang, Manila

    Attention:
    Lorina G. Delos Reyes
    Head
    International Press Center
    News and Information Bureau

    Contact No. +639189792861
    Email : intlpresscenter@gmail.com

  2. List of TV equipment (for the release of their equipment from Bureau of Customs)
  3. Consolidated Crew list. (Use excel form attached.)
  4. Three (3) pcs. 2x2 colored picture white background for each of the production crew members.
  5. Photocopy of their passports. (pages 1 and 2)
  6. 5 bylined photo/articles published not later than 3 months. (Freelance)
  7. Properly filled up IPC application form and Health Declaration form. (Use attached forms)
  8. RT-PCR result within 48 hours, Vaccination card, and Health Insurance from country of origin as per IATF guidelines and protocol under resolution no. 160-b series of 2022 issued February 3, 2022.
  9. Filling of Special Work Permit at the Bureau of Immigration @P6500/person Including notary public fee. (Can be done directly with BID or thru IPC)

Note: Standard health protocol issued by the IATF must be strictly observed during their stay in
the Philippines.