Returning Resident Visa (13E) for Foreigners

This visa is issued to permanent resident visa holders who temporarily left the Philippines without renouncing their visas.

  1. Letter of application stating the reason/s of staying abroad and the intention of residing permanently in the Philippines
  2. Accomplished and Notarized General Application Form (BI Form No. MCL-07-01)
  3. Clear copy of the applicant’s passport and the admission stamp
  4. Bureau of Immigration (BI) Clearance Certificate
  6. NICA Clearance

Additional Requirements for Accompanying Spouse or Unmarried Minor Children

  1. Clear copy of the spouse’s or unmarried minor children’s passport
  2. Photocopy of the ACR I-CARD of the dependent/s.

Fees in Pesos

  1. Upon Filing

Application 1,010

Express Lane 500

  1. For changing status

ACR and Form 1,050

Change of Status 600

Passport Visa  200

ICR Form 1,450

Implementation 1,000

Legal Research 60

Head Tax 250

Express Fee 500

Form: General Application Form (BI Form No. MCL-07-01)
BI Clearance Certificate