The Philippines and Australia established diplomatic ties on 22 May 1946.
The Philippine Honourary Consulate Queensland are staffed by passionate volunteers including our Honourary Consul. They freely impart their expertise and time to provide a range of Consular Services to Philippine citizens, Australians and other nationals.
While Honourary Consular Offices are able to offer a range of services, Passport application and renewal may only be served by full Philippine Consular offices in Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne.
On 08 August 2022, H.E. Ma. Helen B. dela Vega, Philippine Ambassador to Australia, Administered the Oath of Office to Atty. Sheryll L. Gabutero as Philippine Honourary Consul to Queensland, under the Consular jurisdiction of the Philippine Embassy in Canberra, to serve more that 70,000 Filipinos in Queensland. After a brief closure, it officially opened on 01 September 2022.
Our office also enjoys a vital and dynamic collaboration with the large Filipino and Australian community in Queensland.