Information regarding the Republic of the Philippines

Overall procedure flow

This section provides information on the overall procedure flow for foreign nationals who wish to become specified skilled workers.
* Procedures in the Republic of the Philippines are handled by the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) and the Labor Division of the Consulate-General of the Republic of the Philippines in Osaka.
For more information about the procedures in the Republic of the Philippines, please inquire using the contact information below.

Application procedures

For those who wish to enter and reside in Japan with the "Specified Skilled Worker" status of residence, applications may be submitted to a Regional Immigration Services Bureau. For more information, please refer to the following pages.

When applying for residence, it is not necessary to submit any documents proving that procedures in the Republic of the Philippines are moving forward.

Authorized dispatching organization

Please refer to the following document for more information on dispatching organizations authorized by the Republic of the Philippines.

* Using the PDF managed by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) that can be downloaded via the link below, applicants may search for dispatching organizations by name and verify their contact information, licenses, etc.
http://www.poea.gov.ph/cgi-bin/agSearch.asp You will be taken to an external page.

Contact information

Japan

Contact Philippine Embassy, Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) You will be taken to an external page.
Address 〒106-8537
5-15-5 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Phone number 03-6441-0428
03-6441-0478
Fax number 03-6441-3436
E-mail address polotokyo@gmail.com
polotky@philembassy.net
Supported languages English, Filipino
Contact Labor section of the Philippine Consulate General in Osaka
Address 〒541-2247
4-3-5 Awajimachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture
Urban Center Midosuji 7F
Phone number 06-6575-7593
E-mail address pcg.osaka.laborsection@gmail.com
Supported languages Japanese, English, Filipino

Republic of the Philippines

Contact Pre-Employment Service Office, Philippine Overseas Employment Administration
Philippine Overseas Employment Administration
Pre-Employment Service Office
 You will be taken to an external page.
Address 1550
Blas F. Ople Building Ortigas Avenue corner EDSA Mandaluyong City
Phone number +632-722-1162
E-mail address marketdev@poea.gov.ph
Supported languages English, Filipino
Contact Labor Market Development Branch
Address 1550
Blas F. Ople Building Ortigas Avenue corner EDSA Mandaluyong City
Phone number +632-8722-1162
+632-8726-8965
E-mail address marketdev@poea.gov.ph
Supported languages English, Filipino

Other reference information

Memorandum of Cooperation

* If there are any changes to the system of the Republic of the Philippines, a notice will be posted on this website as soon as the details are confirmed.

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