This is the document given by our Department Of Labor and Employment to all foreigners authorizing them to work in the Philippines. This is a prerequisite of work and employment visas.
Who are required to secure an AEP?
~ Foreign nationals seeking employment in the Philippines whether they are non-residents or refugees;
~ Foreign professionals who are allowed to practice their profession in the Philippines under reciprocity and other international agreements and in consultancy services pursuant to Section 7(j) of the PRC Modernization Act of 2000;
•All foreign nationals who intend to engage in gainful employment in the Philippines and;
•Any domestic or foreign employer who desires to engage an alien for employment in the Philippines.