Is It Important to Indicate the Date and Place of the Parents’ Marriage in the Child’s Birth Certificate?

Each and every entry in a civil registry document, such as a Certificate of Live Birth, is important. The birth certificate is the sole basis for a person’s identity and lineage and will be asked of that person every time he makes important transactions such as enroll in school, apply for a bank account, travel,Continue reading “Is It Important to Indicate the Date and Place of the Parents’ Marriage in the Child’s Birth Certificate?”

How to Register Your Child’s Certificate of Live Birth

A person’s birth certificate is as unique and relevant as the very prints on his fingers. It is his guide to his identity such as the facts of his birth and his parentage.  All throughout one’s life, a person’s birth certificate will be required of him to establish his name, age, nationality, and other personalContinue reading “How to Register Your Child’s Certificate of Live Birth”

Your PhilSys ID: Up, Close, and Personal

Last week, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) detailed the different features of the Philippine Identification Card or the PhilID in their website.  The government has started delivering the physical IDs of those who have completed steps 1 and 2 of the registration process. Now that the PSA has made the registration available online, more FilipinosContinue reading “Your PhilSys ID: Up, Close, and Personal”

How to Get a Birth Certificate for Your Newborn Baby

A child’s birth must be duly registered at the Local Civil Registry office within 30 days after it is born.  Whether the baby was born in a hospital or at home, the parents must ensure that the child is properly registered at the LCR so that a PSA birth certificate may be issued for theContinue reading “How to Get a Birth Certificate for Your Newborn Baby”

How to Get Married Under the New Normal: Getting Your Marriage License

The pandemic brought most, if not all, of our big plans for 2020 to a screeching halt.  And that includes one of the most celebrated milestones in a person’s life: getting married. Are you one of the many couples whose plans for a big and happy wedding in 2020 were dashed because of COVID-19?  So howContinue reading “How to Get Married Under the New Normal: Getting Your Marriage License”

Why Can’t I Order a Certificate of Death Online?

In case you haven’t noticed, you cannot order for another person’s PSA certificates when ordering at PSAHelpline.ph.  You can only request documents under your name (or your child’s, if you are a parent and is limited to birth certificates only). A Certificate of Death contains details about a person’s passing.  This document is as importantContinue reading “Why Can’t I Order a Certificate of Death Online?”

The Three PSA Certificates You Can Order Online

PSAHelpline.ph, an online site where you can order your PSA Certificates of Live Birth, Marriage, and No Marriage (CENOMAR) is now open and ready to receive our requests!  This means that we now have the option to have our PSA documents delivered to us especially during these times when trips outside our homes must beContinue reading “The Three PSA Certificates You Can Order Online”

4 Reasons Why You Should Order Your PSA Certificates Online

The online ordering and delivery of PSA documents (birth certificate, marriage certificate, and CENOMAR) is once again available via PSAHelpline.ph.  This is a huge help for people like us who are still reeling from the threats of COVID-19. Online ordering of basically anything we need for our home, business, or job has become the newContinue reading “4 Reasons Why You Should Order Your PSA Certificates Online”