Announcements and Advisories

3 July, 2020 - 10:01
A hearing will be held on 20 July 2020 at 10:00 a.m. for overseas voting registration applicants for the registration period of 16 December 2019 to 30 June 2020. The hearing will be held at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway to determine if those who are registered are eligible to vote. Any objections to the names on the list may be filed at the Embassy 7 days before the hearing. Only objections on valid grounds will be entertained....
30 June, 2020 - 09:58
In response to various requests for assistance received by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway from Filipinos stranded in Norway wishing to return to the Philippines, the Embassy informs the public that it is now looking into the possibility of organizing a chartered flight from Norway to the Philippines. If the flight will be confirmed, persons joining the flight will pay for their own airfare ; the cost for the flight will not be...
15 June, 2020 - 16:33
UPDATE 1: As of 26 June 2020, Gotland in Sweden no longer satisfies Norway’s requirements for infection control, and thus the whole of Sweden is excluded from Norway’s travel list. Please be guided accordingly. The public is hereby informed that beginning today, 15 June 2020, Norway will open its borders for leisure travel to and from other Nordic countries. For details and specific conditions, please refer to the announcement of the...
29 May, 2020 - 12:51
In recognition of Norway’s continued easing of COVID-19-related restrictions, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway provides the following update on consular services at the Embassy beginning 01 June 2020: The Embassy will now be open from Mondays to Fridays except holidays, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, to receive applications. An ONLINE APPOINTMENT confirmed by the Embassy will still be required for all applicants wishing to transact with...
24 May, 2020 - 18:43
The Embassy will be CLOSED on • Monday, 01 June 2020 , Whit Monday (Norwegian holiday) • Friday, 12 June 2020 , Philippine Independence Day (Philippine holiday) Regular office hours will resume on the next working day. In case of emergency, the Embassy’s duty officer may be reached at +47 950 01 072.
16 May, 2020 - 14:23
For the information and guidance of all, available below is the full text of the Omnibus Guidelines on the Implementation of Community Quarantine in the Philippines , issued by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) on 15 May 2020. The guidelines provide for protocols to be observed by areas in the Philippines placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), Modified Enhanced Community...
15 May, 2020 - 10:03
The Philippine Embassy in Stockholm will render consular services from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (no lunch break) on Tuesdays and Thursdays, to serve Filipinos in Sweden and Finland. The Embassy officially opens on 15 May 2020 with notice to the Swedish government, but in the interest of efficiency, the actual consular services are to be rendered on the above dates. These services include passport extensions, but not passport renewals, which...
13 May, 2020 - 20:47
The Philippine Embassy announces that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved the transition of Metro Manila, Laguna, and Cebu City, Philippines, to a modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) arrangement. Full text of the press release of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on the MECQ is available here: https://pcoo.gov.ph/news_releases/palace-releases-mecq-details/ Regarding travel, the PCOO press release...