Below is COMELEC Resolution no. 10037 entitled "GUIDELINES FOR MASS MEDIA ACCREDITATION IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONDUCT OF OVERSEAS VOTING UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9189, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE OVERSEAS ABSENTEE VOTING ACT OF 2003, AS AMENDED BY REP. ACT NO. 10590 FOR PUROSES OF THE MAY 9,2016 NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTIONS.
Interested media organizations and representatives may submit their application to the Embassy.
1 February 2016 to 31 March 2016 - Period for filing applications of accreditation. The deadline is non-extendible.
10 April to 9 May 2016 - Period for voting for registered overseas voters
Counting of votes follows immediately after the close of voting.