Important announcement on fraudulent deposit fee requests from work visa applicants

Manila Büyükelçiliği 07.01.2021
The Turkish Embassy has come to the information on a forged document, which requests a deposit fee from the applicants who intend to apply for work or long-term visa for Turkey. 
Visa applicants who may receive similar fraud documents are strongly advised not to send any money to fraudulent and become a victim of such scams.

For work visas, the Embassy charges the amount of single-entry visa fee which is USD 60.00 only. Required documentation and further fees for work visa are to be processed and shouldered by the employer in Turkey. Applicants are not required to make a deposit payment for any purpose.

Turkish Embassy has no authorized visa agent in the Philippines. 

Thus, visa applications are to be submitted online via prior sending or submitting the documents to the Embassy’s Consular Section.

For further information on visa application process, you are kindly advised to contact our Consular Section via email ( or phone (2-884 397 05/07).


Niyazi Evren Akyol Ambassador
Monday - Friday

9:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 18:00

Consular Section Working Hours: On weekdays from 9:30 to 13:00
1/1/2022 12/31/2022 Weekends, Official Holidays in the Philippines and the first days of the Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha