Frequently Asked Questions
An RLR is a resident of Dumaguete City, who is currently located in another province in the Philippines, and planning to return home to Dumaguete.
APORs on Official Business are personnel of the Uniformed Services and Government Employees/Officials.
ROFs are residents of Dumaguete City who are currently on vacation, studying or residing abroad.
OFWs are residents of Dumaguete City working abroad who are registered with the Overseas Workers Welfare Association (OWWA)
The SSRV is issued by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration under the Retirement Program of the Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA). It gives the holder the privilege to multiple entries to the Philippines and the right to permanently reside in the country.
Start counting from the date the test result is RELEASED. Validity is 72 hours.
Yes, RT-PCR saliva test negative result ONLY from Philippine National Red Cross will be accepted.
You may book your flights online or purchase tickets from the sales offices of Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and Air Asia.
Please contact your destination LGU regarding their requirements for entry of travelers.
No, quarantine is not required. We remind you to observe minimum health standards:
1) Wear face mask/faceshields
2) Physical distancing
3) Hand hygiene
No, ROFs/OFWs are not required to quarantine upon arrival in Dumaguete City.