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Start of Overseas Voting Registration : 6 May 2014

Pursuant to COMELEC Resolution No. 9843 dated 15 January 2014 and in preparation for the 2016 National Elections, all Filipino nationals abroad, especially those residing in Germany are invited to register as an Overseas Voter during the following period: 6 May 2014 to 31 October 2015.

A.    Who May Register?

1.     All Philippine citizens who are in Germany or will be in Germany for the period 9 April 2016 to 9 May 2016 (the 30-day voting period for the 2016 Philippine National Elections),or who are in Germany and expect to be abroad for the period 9 April 2016 to 9 May 2016;

 

2.     Those who are at least eighteen (18) years of age on or before  9 May 2016 (i.e., born on or before 9 May 1998); and

3.   Seafarers (Ship Officers, Rating Manning Ships, Offshore Workers, Service Providers, Fishermen) who are to arrive inGermany for the period 6 May 2014 to 31 October 2015. 

B.    Who May NOT Register?

1.     Filipinos who are disqualified by law due to:

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  • http://www.philippine-embassy.de/bln/templates/phil_embassy_template/images/arrow.png); text-align: justify; background-position: 0px 2px; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat;">conviction by a Philippine court for an offense punishable by imprisonment of not less than one year.

 

2.     Those who have previously registered as Overseas Voter.

Those who have registered previously in the Philippines are encouraged to come during the registration period for issuance of CERTIFICATION as Overseas Voter.  

C.   What to bring during registration?

1.     Original or a photocopy of valid Philippine Passport

2.     (For Seafarers) Photocopy of Seaman’s Book or any document to verify that the applicant is a seafarer.

D.  Where to register?

1.    Philippine Embassy in Berlin  

        Address: Uhlandstrasse 97, 10715 Berlin

 

2.    Designated Field Registration Centers (to be announced)

E. For any questions about your personal voter records and suggestions on how to improve the voters registration, please send an email toThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

     Updated as of 8 May 2014