Effective February 5, 2018, all consular (including visa) fee payments will only be possible through bank deposit with the inclusion of the reference number provided by the Consulate. As of this date, the bank will not accept payments to the Consular account without such reference number. Please bear in mind that the bank will collect a service fee of 100 pesos in cash from the customer in addition to the relevant consular fee.
The reference number to be indicated by our customers on the deposit slip shall be the following 11 alphanumeric characters (starting over each year):
Visa cases (example): 2018VIS0001 John Smith
Passport cases (example): 2018PAS0001 John Smith
Any other case (example): 2018CLA0001 John Smith
This facility will enhance the timely processing of your payment and expedite the provision of consular services.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.