Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV)


The Philippine Retirement Authority offers the SRRV to people who wish to retire permanently in the Philippines. These are the benefits:

1. Ability to live, work and study in the Philippines.

2. Ability to travel outside and re-enter the country at your own leisure, multiple times without the need for a permit.

3. Exemption from the following:

  • Income Tax
  • Travel Tax (within a one year limit from last entry date)
  • Customs, duties and taxes on household goods and personal effects with a maximum value of US$7,000
  • Annual registration requirement at the Bureau of Immigration
  • Needing the ACR I-Card