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Philippines – Prisoner Pack

Explanation of the legal and prison system to British nationals who are arrested or imprisoned in the Philippines

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Philippines – Prisoner Pack

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Our information pack aims to explain the legal and prison system to British nationals who are arrested or imprisoned in the Philippines.

This information is not meant to be definitive, and is not a substitute for independent legal advice. Neither Her Majesty’s Government nor its staff take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information, nor accept liability for any loss, costs, damage, or expense that you might suffer as a result of relying on the information. The information contained in this guide is general and factual. You should contact local lawyers for independent legal advice.

Published 19 March 2013
Last updated 7 October 2021 + show all updates
  1. Prisoner pack updated

  2. changes on Prisoners Abroad links

  3. amended Prisoners Abroad links

  4. Updated information

  5. Amendment on the information about money.

  6. Updated as of 12 April 2013

  7. First published.