Lesson learned: We should have him apply for his Passport 3 months ago to avoid this delay. But we didn't know that he will needed it this soon because we thought his petition won't be approved until next year.
For future reference, accdg. the DFA website these are the Requirements:
For First time passport applicants:
For Renewal of passport applicants:
For Replacement of a lost expired passport:
For Replacement of a lost valid passport:
Please take note that there is an additional fee of P200.00 for a lost valid MRRP / MRP or P350.00 for a lost valid e-passport.
PASSPORT GENERAL REQUIREMENTS: