DFA Holiday Dates 2013 announced.
The Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs and its Regional Consular Offices (RCOs) and satellite offices in NCR announced holiday schedules for 2013. No passport appointments and authentication of civil documents will be scheduled on those dates.
DFA consular offices will be closed on the following regular holidays and special non-working days in 2013:
|March 28, Thursday||Maundy Thursday||Regular Holiday|
|March 29, Friday||Good Friday||Regular Holiday|
|March 30, Saturday||Holy Saturday||Observance|
|April 9, Tuesday||The Day of Valor||Regular Holiday|
|May 1, Wednesday||Labor Day||Regular Holiday|
|June 12, Wednesday||Independence Day||Regular Holiday|
|August 9, Friday||Eidul-Fitar||Regular Holiday|
|August 21, Wednesday||Ninoy Aquino Day||Special Non-Working Holiday|
|August 26, Monday||National Heroes Day Holiday||Regular Holiday|
|November 1, Friday||All Saints’ Day||Special Non-Working Holiday|
|November 2, Saturday||All Souls’ Day||Observance|
|November 30, Saturday||Bonifacio Day||Regular Holiday|
|December 24, Tuesday||Christmas Eve||Observance|
|December 25, Wednesday||Christmas Day||Regular Holiday|
|December 30, Monday||Rizal Day||Regular Holiday|
|December 31, Tuesday||New Year’s Eve||Special Non-Working Holiday|
Per Proclamation No. 459 issued by the Office of the President, February 25, People Power Anniversary, is observed as a special holiday only for all schools. In this regard, February 25 is a working day for all government agencies, including the DFA.