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DFA Passport Application Requirements for Married Women
There is a different set of DFA passport requirement for married women. If you are married and you are looking to apply for a passport in the Philippines, we have listed the set of requirements below. Source of article below: http://dfa.gov.ph/. Here is the download link for DFA e-Passport Application Form. You can print and use this pdf form for your application (taken from dfa website).
Additional Requirements for DFA Passport Married Women:
For married women, who want to use surname of their spouse
Marriage Contract (MC) in Security Paper issued by NSO or Certified True Copy issued by the Local Civil Registrar duly authenticated by NSO.
For married women who would like to revert back to their maiden name.
If already widowed: Death Certificate of the deceased husband;
If marriage is annulled: Certified true copy and photocopy of the first page and the dispositive portion of the judgment on annulment and NSO-issued MC with the annotation on the annulment decree;
Certified true copy and photocopy of the first page and the dispositive portion of the judgment on divorce secured by foreign spouse authenticated by the Philippine Embassy or Consulate where the divorce is obtained.