The registration of voters for Overseas Absentee Voting (OAV) for the 09 May 2022 National and Local Elections will commence on 16 December 2019 and end on 30 September 2021.

New registrants and registered voters must personally appear at the Philippine Embassy to register or update their registration records. An OAV registration desk at the Embassy’s Consular Section will serve the applicants Mondays thru Fridays during consular hours (08:00 am – 5:00 pm).

Applicants are advised to bring the original and photocopy of their valid Philippine passports. In the absence of a passport, they can present an original Birth Certificate issued by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). Applicants are likewise requested to bring the original and copy of any other valid Philippine Government issued ID such as driver’s license, GSIS ID, PRC registration, or SSS ID during the registration.

  1. All citizens of the Philippines abroad who are at least eighteen (18) years of age on 08 May 2022, who is not a registered overseas voter and not otherwise disqualified by law; and

 2. Those who have reacquired or retained their Philippine citizenship under R.A. 9225 and other Filipino citizens with dual citizenship.

Application forms for OAV may be downloaded from this link.

Copies may also be requested and filled out at the Embassy.