Non‐restricted nationals may enter the Philippines visa‐free for 30 days. These individuals are allowed to attend business meetings and seminars, make site visits to client facilities or explore business opportunities in the Philippines. The visa‐free stay can be extended up to 59 days.
Individuals who intend to engage in employment for six months or less are required to obtain a visa and a special work permit.
Individuals who intend to engage in employment for more than six months are required to obtain the appropriate employment visa and be registered with the Department of Labor and Employment.
Our Global Mobility Services team can help you determine which type of visa and work permit is most suitable to an assignee's needs.