Change to VAC location in Manila and Cebu, the Philippines

On 30 April 2016, the existing Visa Information and Application Centres (VIAs) in Manila and Cebu, which are operated by PIASI, will cease the provision of services on behalf of Immigration New Zealand (INZ).

From 1 May 2016, VFS Global's Visa Application Centres (VACs) in Manila and Cebu will take over the provision of application submission, and general enquiry services for INZ in the Philippines. VFS Global's VACs will operate from new premises.

For more information on VFS Global's VACs in the Philippines please refer to:

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Contact details

New Zealand Visa Application Centre-Manila
Mezzanine Floor, Unit M01, Ecoplaza Building
2305 Chino Roces Avenue Extension
Makati City, Metro Manila 1231

New Zealand Visa Application Centre-Cebu
9th Floor Keppel Centre, Samar Loop cnr. Cardinal Rosales Avenue
Cebu Business Park, Cebu City 6000

Office hours:
Manila 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday
Cebu 8:00am to 2:00pm Monday to Friday
Call Centre Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday



VAC Service Fee (per application) PHP760

Passport Handling Fee (per application) PHP570

Method of payment

Postal application: bank transfer
Counter (in person) application: cash, credit card, bank transfer

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