List of Valid IDs for Passport Application

Nov 27

Still wondering what IDs the DFA accepts for passport application and renewal?  Here is a comprehensive list lifted from the DFA’s Facebook page.  Don’t forget to take note of the IDs they DO NOT accept, too (to avoid hassles and delays in your application).

The DFA accepts at least one of the following IDs with one photocopy.  Please make sure you have a photocopy of the ID with you when you appear at the DFA.

  1. SSS ID
  2. GSIS ID
  3. UMID
  4. Valid Driver’s License
  5. Student Permit Card Format
  6. PRC ID
  7. OWWA or iDOLE Card
  8. Voter’s Certificate (with dry seal and signed by Election Officer)
  9. Senior Citizen ID
  10. PNP Firearms License
  11. School ID (Enrolled or Fresh Graduate)
  12. Voter’s ID
  13. Valid ePassport (for renewal)
  14. Residence Card (for applicants overseas)

The following IDs and documents are not acceptable at the DFA:

  1. Postal ID
  2. TIN
  3. Pag-IBIG
  4. PhilHealth
  5. Barangay ID
  6. Police Clearance
  7. Barangay Clearance
  8. SSS E-1 Form
  9. LTO Driver’s License receipt
  10. Paper-format Student Driver’s permit
  11. 11. Company ID


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