1. What is this transaction called Annual Report?

As provided in Section 10 of R.A. 562 or the Alien Registration Act of 1950 and existing regulations, all registered aliens are required to report in person to the Bureau of Immigration or to any of its offices within the first sixty (60) days of every calendar year.  It aims to strictly enforce compliance of the immigration law in the interest of national security, public safety and public order. 


  1. When is this applicable?


It is required to be filed within the  first 60 days of each and every year. Annual reports made thereafter are subject to penalties. 

  1. Who shall apply for this transaction?

All registered aliens shall appear in person and pay their annual report.


  1. Where can process this transaction?

Under the Note with Recommendation for the Commissioner of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) from the Alien Registration Division (ARD) dated 09 January 2013, the AR 2014 BI Offices are categorized into three classes:

    1. Class A

        • BI Offices with both ICTS and ACR I-Card AR connectivity

        • Shall process all kinds of AR applications

BI Main Office

BI Batangas Field Office

BI Cebu District Office

BI Cagayan de Oro District Office

BI Davao District Office

BI Iloilo District Office

BI San Fernando District Office

BI Baguio District Office

BI Legaspi District Office

BI Olongapo Field Office

BI Surigao Field Office

BI Zamboanga Field Office

BI Makati Extension Office

BI PEZA Extension Office

BI Mariveles One Stop Shop

BI Clark One Stop Shop

BI Subic One Stop Shop

    1. Class B

        • BI Offices with ICTS AR Connectivity but without ACR I-Card AR connectivity


BI Angeles Field Office

BI Bacolod Field Office

BI Balanga Field Office

BI Tagbiliran District Office

BI Boracay Field Office

BI Butuan District Office

BI Calapan District Office

BI Cotabato District Office

BI Dagupan Field Office

BI Dumaguete Field Office

BI General Santos Field Office

BI Glan Field Office

BI Iligan Field Office

BI Kalibo Field Office

BI Laoag Field Office

BI Lucena Field Office

BI Naga Field Office

BI Ozamis Field Office

BI Gaisano Satellite Office

BI Sta. Rosa Field Office

BI SM North Satellite Office

BI Taytay Field Office

    1. Class C

        • BI Offices without ICTS and ACR I-Card AR connectivity


BI Aparri Field Office

BI Bislig Field Office

BI Boac Field Office

BI Calbayog Field Office

BI Cauayan Field Office

BI Jolo Field Office

BI Puerto Princesa Field Office

BI Tuguegarao District Office

  1. I am a dual citizen. Am I still required to file an Annual Report?

If you are a citizen of the Philippines and another foreign country, you are not required to file for an Annual Report.

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