1. Proceed to the Authentication Information counter and get a queuing number.
  1. Fill out the application form from Sections A to C.
  1. Present valid ID and accomplished application form with documents for authentication upon submission to the Processing Window.
  1. Pay appropriate Authentication Fee to the Cashier.
 Processing Type

Authentication Fee (Amount in Philippine Peso) 

Releasing Timeframe (No. of days before Release)

 Regular PHP 100 / document After 4 working days
Expedite  PHP 200 / document  After 1 working day
  1. Bring official receipt and claim the authenticated document on the indicated release schedule.


Claiming of Authenticated Documents

  1. Drop official receipt at the Releasing Drop Box (Door 19) and wait for your name to be called.
  1. Present valid ID and/or Special Power of Attorney (SPA) at the Releasing Window when called.
  1. Receive authenticated document.
  1. Double check the information of the Authenticated Document before leaving the DFA premises.


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