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Welcome to the website of the Philippine Consulate General in Toronto, a portal for the latest news and announcements in the service of all kababayans in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Western Ontario and Manitoba. Please monitor our website for the latest news and announcements for the whole community. Enjoy browsing and Mabuhay!

Rosalita S. Prospero, Consul General

. COMELEC to Resume Registration for Overseas Filipino Voters on December 1, 2016...see details below...
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Latest News & Announcements

AMENDMENT TO SECTION 4 OF THE MANUAL OF REGULATIONS ON FOREIGN EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS (FX MANUAL) - CROSS-BORDER TRANSFER OF LOCAL CURRENCY

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As part of the continuing efforts of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to keep its regulations attuned to the needs of the country’s growing economy including providing greater flexibility to travelers to and from the Philippines, we are pleased to advise that the Monetary Board has approved the issuance of Circular No. 922 Series of 2016 increasing from PHP10,000.00 to PHP50,000.00 the amount of legal tender Philippine currency that may be imported/ brought in and / or exported/ brought out of the country physically or electronically without prior authority from the BSP. The new policy became effective on 15 September 2016.

View BSP Circular No. 922

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NOTICE OF REGISTRATION AND ELECTION FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL ELECTIONS

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TO ALL FILIPINO CITIZENS:

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 otherwise 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 Filipino citizens who are not registered overseas voters may file their applications at the nearest Embassy/Consulate or other registration centers authorized by the Commission on Elections.

To register, all applicants must personally appear at any Philippine Embassy, Consulate, Manila Economic Cultural Offices in Taiwan or authorized field registration centers for biometrics capturing and bring the following requirements: 1) Photocopy of valid passport or if dual citizen, 2) Copy of Oath of Allegiance or Proof of Philippine citizenship from the Bureau of Immigration; or for seamen, 3) Copy of Seaman’s Book.

Filing of applications for registration shall be from December 1, 2016 to October 31, 2018.

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2016 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto joins the worldwide celebration of the 2016 International Day of Persons with Disabilities. As a fitting tribute to all persons with disabilities worldwide, the United Nations declared December 3 as International Day of Persons with Disabilities in 1992 to be commemorated annually wherein governments, UN Agencies, civil society organizations, academic institutions and the private sector are encouraged to partner with organizations of persons with disabilities to arrange events and activities.

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WINTER ESCAPADE 4, 6-14 FEBRUARY 2017

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PHILIPPINE AND CANADIAN HOLIDAYS OBSERVED BY TORONTO PCG FOR 2017

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  1. 20 February 2017, Monday – Family Day (CA)
  2. 13 April 2017, Thursday, Maundy Thursday (PH)
  3. 14 April 2017, Friday, Good Friday
  4. 17 April 2017, Monday, Easter Monday (CA)
  5. 1 May 2017, Monday, Labor Day (PH)
  6. 22 May 2017, Monday, Victoria Day (CA)
  7. 12 June 2017, Monday, Independence Day (PH)
  8. 26 June 2017*, Monday, Eid-al-Fitr (PH)
  9. 3 July 2017, Monday, Canada Day (CA)
  10. 7 August 2017, Monday, Civic Day (CA)
  11. 21 August 2017, Monday, Ninoy Aquino Day (PH)
  12. 28 August 2017, Monday, National Heroes Day (PH)
  13. 1 September 2017*, Friday, Eid-al-Adha (PH)
  14. 4 September 2017, Monday, Labor Day (CA)
  15. 9 October 2017, Monday, Thanksgiving Day (CA)
  16. 31 October 2017, Tuesday, Special Non-Working Holiday (PH)
  17. 1 November 2017, Wednesday, All Saints Day (PH)
  18. 30 November 2017, Thursday, Bonifacio Day (PH)
  19. 25 December 2017, Monday, Christmas Day (PH)
  20. 26 December 2017, Tuesday, Boxing Day (CA)

*approximate dates: actual dated for Eid-al-Fitr and Eid-al-Adha to be determined.

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ANNOUNCEMENT

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THE PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL
WILL BE CLOSED ON:

Monday, 26 December 2016
(Boxing Day-Canadian Holiday)

and

Friday, 30 December 2016
(Rizal Day-Philippine Holiday)

Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, 27 December 2016 and Monday, 02 January 2017, respectively.

FOR EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL TEL. NO. 416-346-3268 AND LEAVE YOUR MESSAGE TO ENABLE THE CONSULATE TO RETURN YOUR CALL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

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Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) Announcement

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Consistent with DFAs Foreign Service Posts and their areas of jurisdictions in Canada, below are the territorial jurisdiction of POLOs Toronto nad Vancouver; effective IMMEDIATELY:

POLO TORONTO: Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, New Foundland & Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Nunavut.

POLO VANCOUVER: British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Yukon and Northwest Territories.

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm
3rd Fridays of the Month 9:00am to 7:00pm
We are closed on Philippine & Canadian Holidays

Contact Information

Philippine Consulate General

7th Floor, 160 Eglinton Ave. East
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 3B5
Tel.:    (416) 922.7181
Fax.:   (416) 922.2638

Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO)

2nd Floor, 160 Eglinton Ave. East
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 3B5
Tel.:    (416) 975.8252
Fax.:   (416) 975.8277

Social Security System (SSS)

2nd Floor, 160 Eglinton Ave. East
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 3B5
Tel.:    (416) 485.2999; (416)485.2888
Telefax.:   (416) 485.2881

Pag-IBIG Fund

Tel.:    (647) 642-3694
Email:   poptoronto@pagibigfund.gov.ph

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