Wednesday, 16 April 2014 Brussels Belgium
The Philippines - Official Philippine Holidays

Regular Holidays

Maundy Thursday
Good Friday
Araw ng Kagitingan:  April 9
Labor Day:  May 1
Independence Day:  June 12
National Heroes Day:  Last Monday of August
Bonifacio Day:  November 30
Christmas Day:  December 25
Rizal Day:  December 30
Eid'l Fitr (Feast of Ramadan):  As confirmed by the Office of Muslim Affairs


Special (Non-Working) Holidays

EDSA Revolution Anniversary:  February 25
Ninoy Aquino Day: August 21
All Saints' Day:  November 1
Last Day of the Year:  December 31

During Regular and Special (Non-Working) Holidays, all Philippine Government Offices are closed, including Embassies, Missions, and Consulates. The Philippine Embassy/ Mission in Brussels is closed on these Official Holidays. In addition, the Philippine Embassy/ Mission is closed on all official declared holidays of Belgium.

Philippine Embassy in Brussels


297 Avenue Moliere, 1050 Brussels

E-mail: [email protected]

E-mail: [email protected]


Trunkline: (+32) 02 340 33 77 to 78
Fax Number: (+32) 02 345 64 25

Consular matters: (+32) 02 340 33 73
Consular matters: (+32) 02 340 33 74

Duty Officer: (+32) 0488 609.177





Consul General, a.h. (Antwerp, Belgium)
Telefax: +323 325 71 16
GSM +324 754 609 32
[email protected]

Consul a.h. (Antwerp, Belgium)
GSM +324 754 228 61
Fax: +323 325 71 16
[email protected]
[email protected]


Consul General a.h. (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg)
Fax No. 352.421.245.555
[email protected]



Appointment_UrgentOperating Hours of the
Consular Section

  • Assessment and processing of applications for consular services is from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Mondays to Fridays (except Belgium & Philippine declared holidays)





Announcements and Links


  • Situational reports on the effects of Typhoon Yolanda can be found at the website of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (
  • Republic Act No. 10590 An Act Amending Republic Act No. 9189, entitled "An Act Providing for a System of Overseas Absentee Voting by Qualified Citizens of the Philippines Abroad, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for other Purposes" (Click here)