Consular Processing: Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Passport Appointment

All passport applicants should secure an appointment via the Global Online Appointment System.

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9A Temporary Visitor Visa
Online Lodgment

Qualified 9a Temporary Visitor visa applicants should initially
lodge their applications via the Online Visa Application System.

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Consular Outreach Mission:
Brookings, South Dakota

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago informs the Filipino and Filipino-American communities that an outreach mission for passport and dual citizenship services will be conducted on 23 July 2022 (a Saturday) from 8:30AM to 6:30PM
at Gracepoint Wesleyan Church (Great Room),,
1420 Orchard Dr, Brookings, South Dakota 57006.

Click here for outreach procedure and requirements

Notice of Holiday


The public is advised that Chicago PCG will be closed on 30 May 2022 in observance of Memorial Day.
Our services will resume on Tuesday, 31 May 2022.

For emergencies, please contact the Consulate's emergency number at (312) 810-3019.

Health Declaration

All who have appointments should fill out the Health Declaration form
and bring the same for submission during their appointment schedule.

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Tracking Applications

To track mailed documents and passports, click the following: USPS / UPS

Notice of Holidays

30 May 2022 - Memorial Day


20 June 2022 - Juneteenth National Independence Day


04 July 2022 - U.S. Independence Day


→ Complete list of 2022 Holidays

Press Releases

PHILIPPINE CONSUL GENERAL PAEZ MEETS SOUTHFIELD MAYOR SIVER

PRESS RELEASE NO. 29-2022

27 June 2022 – Philippine Consul General J. Susana V. Paez called on Southfield, Michigan Mayor Kenson J. Siver at the Southfield City Hall on 24 June 2022 to explore areas of cooperation with one of the most economically vibrant cities in the Midwest.

FOURTH CONSULAR OUTREACH MISSION FOR 2022 HELD IN SOUTHFIELD, MICHIGAN

PRESS RELEASE NO. 27-2022

27 June 2022 (Chicago) - In partnership with the officers and members of the Philippine American Community Center (PACCM), the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, held a one-day consular outreach mission at the PCCM located at 17356 Northland Park, Ct., Southfield, MI 48075 on 25 June 2022.

GRAND OPENING OF RED RIBBON STORE IN BOLINGBROOK, ILLINOIS

PHOTO RELEASE NO. 19-2022

27 June 2022, Chicago – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, represented by Consul Ryan Pondoc, graced the opening of the Red Ribbon store in Bolingbrook, Illinois on 24 June 2022. This is Red Ribbon’s 2nd store in the State of Illinois (after Seafood City, Chicago) and 37th in the United States. Proudly Filipino-owned, Red Ribbon is a bakery chain which produces and distributes cakes, pastries, and fast food.

Bolingbrook Mayor Mary Alexander-Basta also attended the event. END.

PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN CHICAGO COMMEMORATES THE 161st BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF DR. JOSE RIZAL

PRESS RELEASE NO. 27-2022

Chicago, 18 June 2022 – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, together with the Knights of Rizal (KOR) and Ladies of Rizal Central USA, held a flag-raising and flower offering ceremony at the Rizal Monument in Margate Park, Chicago to commemorate the 161st birth anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal and the 135th year of the publication of his first novel, “Noli Me Tángere.”

ECOND PAINTING CLASS WITH ARTIST GERALDINE MARTINEZ-BENZ IN CELEBRATION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY

PRESS RELEASE NO. 26-2022

Chicago, 21 June 2022 – In celebration of Philippine Independence Day, the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago organized this year’s second painting class on 18 June 2022 featuring Ms. Geraldine Martinez-Benz, a Filipino-American artist based in Evanston, Illinois.

FILIPINO COMMUNITY IN ILLINOIS CELEBRATES INDEPENDENCE DAY THROUGH PIYESTA PINOY 2022

PRESS RELEASE NO. 25-2022

15 June 2022 (Chicago) – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago joined the Filipino community in Illinois in celebrating the 124th anniversary of Philippine Independence through Piyesta Pinoy 2022, the largest gathering of Filipinos in the US Midwest, at the Roger C. Claar Performing Arts Center in Bolingbrook, Illinois on 11 June 2022.

BALANGAY BOAT REPLICA TURNED OVER TO THE FIELD MUSEUM’S PHILIPPINE COLLECTION

PHOTO RELEASE NO. 16-2022

17 June 2022, Chicago – Mr. Lemzar Manginsay, a member of the Filipino community in Chicago, turned over a balangay boat replica to the Field Museum represented by Mr. Jamie Kelly and Ms. Emma Trujillo. It will form part of the museum’s Philippine collection. The balangay is the first wooden boat excavated in Southeast Asia which highlights our ancestors’ boat-building genius and expertise during the pre-colonial times.END.

CHICAGO PCG ATTENDS SANTACRUZAN 2022 IN WOODRIDGE, ILLINOIS

PRESS RELEASE NO. 24-2022

31 Chicago, 31 May 2022 – After successfully hosting the 1st Santacruzan Cultural Fashion Show last month, the Santacruzan Cultural Group of Greater Chicago (SCGGC) headed by Mr. Rene John Turija and Ms. Joanne Turija organized the Santacruzan 2022 at the Christ the Servant Catholic Church in Woodridge, Illinois on 29 May 2022. The event was part of the Filipino community’s celebration of the National Heritage Month.

CONSUL GENERAL PAEZ GRACES THE CHICAGO NIGHTINGALES’ 5TH INDUCTION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

PRESS RELEASE NO. 23-2022

31 Chicago, 31 May 2022 – Consul General J. Susana V. Paez, together with Consul Ryan Pondoc, attended the Chicago Nightingales’ 5th Induction and Awards Ceremony held on 28 May 2022 at the Drury Lane Banquets in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN CHICAGO ATTENDS THE 30TH ANNUAL SKOKIE FESTIVAL OF CULTURES

PRESS RELEASE NO. 22-2022

24 May 2022 ,Chicago – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, represented by Cultural Officer Richard Osea, attended the opening ceremony of the 30th Annual Skokie Festival of Cultures held at Oakton Park in Skokie, Illinois on 21 May 2022. Joining the event were Skokie Mayor George Van Dusen and Illinois State Rep. Denyse Stoneback.

FILIPINO COMMUNITY EXPRESSES APPRECIATION FOR CONSULAR OUTREACH IN WEST CHESTER TOWNSHIP, OHIO

PRESS RELEASE NO. 21-2022

23 May 2022 (Chicago) – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, in collaboration with the Filipino American Association of Southern Ohio (FASO) and the Philippine-American Society of Greater Dayton (PASGD), held a consular outreach mission for passport and dual citizenship services at the Miami University Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester Township, Ohio on 21 May 2022.

CONSUL GENERAL PAEZ RECEIVES OFFICERS OF
FIL-AM BUSINESS GROUP

PRESS RELEASE NO. 20-2022

Chicago, 19 May 2022 – Officers of the Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Chicago (PACCGC) paid a courtesy visit to Consul General J. Susana V. Paez at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago on 18 May 2022.

CONSUL GENERAL PAEZ RECEIVES OFFICERS OF FIL-AM BUSINESS GROUP

PRESS RELEASE NO. 19-2022

21 May 2022 (Ohio) – Consul General J. Susana V. Paez led a contingent of officials from the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago for a meet-and-greet with Southern Ohio officials and executives held at the Miami University Voice of America Learning Center in Wester Chester Township, Ohio on 20 May 2022.

CHICAGO PCG HOLDS WEBINAR ON DISABILITY AWARENESS AND ETIQUETTE TRAINING

PRESS RELEASE NO. 18-2022

Chicago, 13 May 2022- In support of the Philippine Commission on Women’s (PCW) advocacy for equality and accessibility for women with disabilities, the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago held the Webinar on Disability Awareness and Etiquette Training for its officers and staff on 12 May 2022.

PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN CHICAGO TURNS OVER ELECTION RESULTS TO SPECIAL BOARD OF CANVASSERS IN WASHINGTON DC

PRESS RELEASE NO. 17-2022

Washington DC (9 May 2022) – The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago concluded the conduct of the overseas voting for the 2022 National and Local Elections in the US Midwest by turning over the results of the elections in the US Midwestern Region to the Special Board of Canvassers (SBOC) in Washington DC.

TELECOMS FIRM SEES BRIGHT FUTURE FOR PHILIPPINE DATA CENTERS

PRESS RELEASE NO. 16-2022

28 April 2022 – Philippine Consul General J. Susana V. Paez virtually met Ms. Roselle Geronga-dela Cruz, PLDT Vice President for Americas and Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Mr. Albert del Rosario, Jr. PLDT USA Product and Marketing Head, on 26 April 2022 to discuss prospects for the Philippines’ data center sector.

PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL – CHICAGO’S CONSULAR OUTREACH IN MISSOURI

PRESS RELEASE NO. 15-2022

25 April 2022 – Philippine Consul General J. Susana V. Paez met Ms. Sara Yang Bosco, Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of Emerson Electric Co. on 22 April 2022 to discuss the company’s operations and plans in the Philippines.

MISSOURI-BASED FORTUNE 500 COMPANY CONTINUES EXPANSION IN THE PHILIPPINES

PRESS RELEASE NO. 14-2022

25 April 2022 – Philippine Consul General J. Susana V. Paez met Ms. Sara Yang Bosco, Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of Emerson Electric Co. on 22 April 2022 to discuss the company’s operations and plans in the Philippines.

CHICAGO PCG CONDUCTS SECOND BALLOT FEEDING INTO THE VOTE COUNTING MACHINES

PHOTO RELEASE NO. 14-2022

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago conducted its second ballot feeding into the Vote Counting Machines (VCM) at the Consulate's Kalayaan Hall yesterday, 21 April 2022.

CONSUL GENERAL PAEZ ENCOURAGES ALL REGISTERED VOTERS IN THE MIDWEST TO VOTE DURING MEDIA INTERVIEW WITH FILAM MEGASCENE

PHOTO RELEASE NO. 13-2022

Chicago, 21 April 2022 – FilAm MegaScene Editor Yoly Tubalinal and Columnist Jerry Clarito conducted its first media interview with Consul General J. Susana V. Paez via Zoom on 19 April 2022. She was accompanied by Consul Ryan Francis Gener, Consul Ryan Pondoc, and Consul Melvin Almonguera.

CHICAGO PCG CONDUCTS FIRST BALLOT FEEDING INTO THE VOTE COUNTING MACHINES

PHOTO RELEASE NO. 12-2022

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago conducted its first ballot feeding into the Vote Counting Machines (VCM) yesterday, 18 April 2022, as overseas ballots from the Midwest start to arrive at the Consulate.

CHICAGO PCG COMMEMORATES ARAW NG KAGITINGAN (DAY OF VALOR)

PRESS RELEASE NO. 13-2022

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, led by Consul General J. Susana V. Paez, held a floral offering ceremony on 09 April 2022 at the Bataan-Corregidor Memorial Bridge in Downtown Chicago to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Bataan Death March.

CHICAGO PCG ATTENDS 1ST SANTACRUZAN CULTURAL FASHION SHOW 2022

PRESS RELEASE NO. 12-2022

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, represented by Consul Ryan Pondoc and Cultural Officer Richard Osea, attended the 1st Santacruzan Cultural Fashion Show 2022 held at the Ashton Place in Willowbrook, Illinois on 02 April 2022.

CHICAGO PCG HOLDS VIRTUAL PANEL DISCUSSION “WOMEN TAKING UP SPACE IN A MAN’S WORLD” TO CONCLUDE THE CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL WOMEN’S MONTH

PRESS RELEASE NO. 11-2022

The Philippine Consulate General in Chicago conducted a virtual panel discussion entitled, “Women Taking Up Space in a Man’s World” on 31 March 2022 to conclude the celebration of the 2022 National Women’s Month.

CHICAGO PCG HOLDS WEBINAR “LGBTQ AND PHILIPPINE REALITIES”

PRESS RELEASE NO. 10-2022

In line with the celebration of the 2022 National Women’s Month and in support of the Philippine Commission on Women’s (PCW) advocacy for equality among gender identities, the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago hosted a webinar titled “LGBTQ and Philippine Realities” on 25 March 2022 for its officers and personnel, and those of the Foreign Service Posts in the United States and Canada.

PHILIPPINES SEEKS TO REINVIGORATE ECONOMIC TIES WITH NEBRASKA

PRESS RELEASE NO. 09-2022

Officials of the Nebraska Department of Economic Development called on Consul General J. Susana V. Paez on 23 March 2022 to explore ways of enhancing economic ties between the Philippines and the State of Nebraska.

Public Advisories
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Rodrigo R. Duterte

President

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Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr.

Secretary of Foreign Affairs

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J. Susana V. Paez

Consul General