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Official Closing Days

Below please find the list of the official closing days for 2018 of the Embassy and the Consulates in the Philippines.

At the Embassy and VFS in Manila

  • January 1, Monday (New Year’s Day)
  • January 25-26, Thursday - Friday (Internal Training)
  • March 29, Thursday (Maundy Thursday)
  • March 30, Friday (Good Friday)
  • April 2, Monday (Easter Monday)
  • April 9, Monday (Araw ng Kagitingan)
  • May 21, Monday (Whit Monday)
  • June 12, Tuesday (Independence Day)
  • November 1, Thursday, (All Saints Day)
  • December 24-31,  (Christmas Holidays)
  • January 01 2019, Tuesday (New Year’s Eve)

At the Consulate in Cebu:

  • January 1, Monday (New Year's Day)
  • February 16, Friday (Chinese New Year)
  • March 29, Thursday (Maundy Thursday)
  • March 30, Friday (Good Friday)
  • April 09, Monday (The Day of Valor)
  • May 01, Tuesday (Labor Day)
  • June 12, Tuesday (Independence Day)
  • June 15, Friday (Eid'l Fitr)
  • August 21, Tuesday (Ninoy Aquino Day)
  • August 22, Wednesday (Eidul Adha)
  • August 27, Monday (National Heroes Day)
  • November 1, Thursday (All Saints Day)
  • November 2, Friday (All Souls Day)
  • November 30, Friday (Bonifacio Day)
  • December 24, Monday (Christmas Eve)
  • December 25, Tuesday (Christmas Day)
  • December 31, Monday (New Year's Eve)

At the Consulate in Davao:

  • January 1, Monday (New Year's Day)
  • February 16, Friday (Chinese New Year)
  • March 16, Friday (Davao City Day)
  • March 29, Thursday (Maundy Thursday)
  • March 30, Friday (Good Friday)
  • April 09, Monday (The Day of Valor)
  • May 01, Tuesday (Labor Day)
  • June 12, Tuesday (Independence Day)
  • June 15, Friday (Eid'l Fitr - TBC)
  • August 17,Friday (Kadayawan Festival - TBC)
  • August 21, Tuesday (Ninoy Aquino Day)
  • August 22, Wednesday (Eidul Adha - TBC)
  • August 27, Monday (National Heroes Day)
  • November 1, Thursday (All Saints Day)
  • November 2, Friday (All Souls Day)
  • November 30, Friday (Bonifacio Day)
  • December 24, Monday (Christmas Eve)
  • December 25, Tuesday (Christmas Day)
  • December 31, Monday (New Year's Eve)