Deadline for filing applications for transfer of registration records of registered overseas voters

The Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco informs the public that the deadline for filing applications for transfer of registration records of
registered overseas voters is 15 September 2018.

According to Rule 7 of COMELEC Resolution No. 10217 promulgated on
27 October 2017:

“All applications for transfer of registration record must be filed by the overseas voter with the OFOV or through the Post, not later than September 15, 2018: Provided, That those who would eventually vote in the Philippines should register within the time frame provided for local registration in the municipality, city or district where they intend to vote: Provided, further, That those who have registered in the municipality, city or district where they resided prior to their departure abroad need not register anew: Provided, finally, That transferees shall notify the OFOV of their transfer back to the Philippines at least not later than September 15, 2018 prior to the next national elections for purposes of cancelling their names from the CLOV and of removing their overseas voter’s registration from the book of voters.”

Applications for transfer of registration records may be filed at OV Desk,
2F, Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco, 447 Sutter St, San
Francisco, CA 94108.

For more information, please email [email protected].