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All Filipino citizens: Notice of registration and election

All Filipino citizens: Notice of registration and election

Notice is hereby given that under Republic Act No. 9189 as amended by Republic Act. No. 10590, all citizens of the Philippines abroad, who are not disqualified by law, at least eighteen (18) years of age on May 13, 2019, and who are registered overseas voters, may vote for Senators and Party-List Representatives. All qualified […]

Booking for “Visit the Philippines Again 2016” tour ends 9 September 2016

Booking for “Visit the Philippines Again 2016” tour ends 9 September 2016

  Following the success of last year’s “Visit the Philippines” campaign, the 2nd Ambassadors, Consuls General and Tourism Directors (ACGTD) Tour entitled, “Visit the Philippines Again 2016” for Australia and New Zealand will be on 18-24 September 2016. This time, the 7-day/6-night tour package will explore the sights and sounds of Manila, the facilities at […]

Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Decade

Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Decade

Proclamation No. 1106 was signed by President Benigno Aquino Ill on 20 August 2015 declaring 2015-2024 as Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Decade in the Philippines. The said proclamation is the expression of the Philippine government’s support to the initiatives of the UN ESCAP Ministerial Conference on Civil Registration and Vital statistics in Asia and […]

The Philippines Adopts a School 2016 project

The Philippines Adopts a School 2016 project

In celebration of the 118th Philippine Independence Day and the 70th Anniversary of the establishment of PH-AU diplomatic relations this year, I have been requested by the Embassy to secure the commitment of at least one FilCom organization to spearhead “The Philippines Adopts a School 2016 project”, preferably in June or July this year. This […]

Study Melbourne Student Centre

Study Melbourne Student Centre

The Study Melbourne Student Centre (SMSC) is a ‘one stop shop’ where international students in Victoria and their families can access free and confidential information and support. The SMSC is a Victorian Government initiative which aims to ensure that international students have a positive, rewarding and enriching experience during their studies in Melbourne, Victoria.   […]

Attention registered overseas voters

Attention registered overseas voters

An announcement from the Philippine Embassy of Australia If you have registered as an Overseas Voter for the 9 May 2016 Elections and have not received your electoral mailing packet or ballot, please call the Philippine Embassy in Canberra at (02) 6273 2535 extension 221.

Mobile ePassport Mission for 2016

Mobile ePassport Mission for 2016

The Philippine Embassy is pleased to announce the schedule for the Mobile Consular Mission in MELBOURNE for 2016. During the mobile mission, the Embassy will field personnel who will attend to the biometrics capture of Philippine ePassport applicants and administer the oath of allegiance to petitioners for dual citizenship. To ensure the orderly conduct of the […]

iRehistro for Overseas Voting Public Service Announcement (PSA)

iRehistro for Overseas Voting Public Service Announcement (PSA)

Filipinos living in Victoria are encouraged to register for the 2016 Philippine Presidential Elections. Voter registration can be done online. Take note that using the online facility only attempts to facilitate the process of accomplishment of the Application Form. It DOES NOT automatically mean approval of your application. You still have to personally appear before […]

Migration Advocacy and Media Awards (MAM) 2015 nominations now open

Migration Advocacy and Media Awards (MAM) 2015 nominations now open

The Migration Advocacy and Media Awards (MAM) 2015 were created by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas and the Inter-Agency Committee for the December Celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines. Eligible for the Awards are works by the government and private media outlets, institutions and practitioners in the […]