Replacement Certificate

Applying for a Citizenship Certificate – Replacement

Please submit:

  1. Completed Application for a Citizenship Certificate;
  2. Original or certified true copy of two (2) pieces of the applicant’s personal identification (such as a driver’s licence, passport, provincial health care card, SIN card, SSS Card, Postal ID, etc.), at least one of which contains the applicant’s photo;
  3. If available, original “commemorative” or large certificate which accompanied the original card;
  4. Report of loss or theft (if applicable) from local police authorities or original card if the replacement is for a damaged card;
  5. Two (2) identical photos. See Citizenship Photographs Specifications;
  6. The processing fee.

Applications may be submitted in person or via commercial courier:

Consular Section
Embassy of Canada
Level 8, Tower 2, RCBC Plaza
6819 Ayala Avenue
Makati City 1200

The Embassy of Canada in Manila, Philippines, provides citizenship services on an appointment basis. Please book your appointment online.

IMPORTANT: please advise us of any change of address or telephone number by email.

If you submit by mail to the Embassy, please be sure to write "Consular Section" in the address. Failure to do so may cause a significant delay in delivery.

Proof of Canadian Citizenship applications will not be accepted at the Consulate in Cebu.

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