COVID-19 PUBLIC ADVISORY NO. 12: SUSPENSION OF ALL CONSULAR SERVICES AT THE EMBASSY EFFECTIVE 19 MARCH 2020

COVID-19 PUBLIC ADVISORY NO. 12: SUSPENSION OF ALL CONSULAR SERVICES AT THE EMBASSY EFFECTIVE 19 MARCH 2020

In full support of the emergency measures of the Governments of the Philippines and Norway to stop the spread of COVID-19, THE PHILIPPINE EMBASSY WILL SUSPEND ALL CONSULAR OPERATIONS FROM THURSDAY, 19 MARCH 2020, UNTIL THURSDAY, 26 MARCH 2020. The Embassy will be closed for both processing of applications and releasing of processed applications, including new passports.

For emergencies, please call the Embassy’s hotlines:

+47 902 41 171 (Assistance to Nationals phone), or +47 950 01 072 (Duty Phone).

Consular queries and concerns may also be sent to:

Email: helpdesk@philembassy.no, or

Facebook page: “Philippine Embassy in Norway”.

The Embassy will announce arrangements beyond 26 March 2020 in due course, taking into account any further developments in Norway to address the COVID-19 pandemic.

We strongly urge everyone to follow all rules and regulations related to COVID-19 in their respective countries and communities, and heed advice from the World Health Organization aimed at safeguarding the health and safety of all.

We ask for the public’s understanding during this time.