Applicants for Philippine citizenship retention/reacquisition have to submit a completed Philippine citizenship retention/reacquisition form with all the documentary requirements to the Consular Section of the Philippine Embassy in London (Note the Consulate in Dublin). Applications have to be filed one (1) hour before the scheduled oath taking (which is at 12:30 p.m. and at 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, except during Philippine national holidays and UK bank holidays).