What You Need to Know About the Philippine Identification System (or the National ID)

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has begun conducting pre-registrations for the PhiSys or the National ID System.  Here are relevant information you need to know about PhilSys and the ongoing preliminary registrations you may have heard of in your area. What is PhilSys or the National ID System? PhilSys will serve as the national identificationContinue reading “What You Need to Know About the Philippine Identification System (or the National ID)”

A Summary of the National ID Law

Did you know that the government, through the Philippine Identification System or PhilSys, will capture all transactions you will make using your national ID? Here are more facts about the national ID that we found in Rappler and are excited to share with you. The PhilSys centralizes all personal information of Filipino citizens and residentContinue reading “A Summary of the National ID Law”

National ID Mass Registration To Go Full Blast by Mid-2020

  As anticipated, the PSA began the pilot run for national ID registration last Sunday, September 1, 2019.  They are currently focused on having DSWD beneficiaries in Metro Manila registered to the national ID system.  Government employees, particularly the employees of the PSA are also counted in the pilot run. According to the information weContinue reading “National ID Mass Registration To Go Full Blast by Mid-2020”

Why Do We Need A National ID System?

The National ID has been the subject of a lot of reports ever since the President signed this into law last August 2018.  Recently, the government announced that the pilot run for the registration and issuance of the ID shall begin on September 2019, driving some to scamper for copies of the required documents andContinue reading “Why Do We Need A National ID System?”

National ID for Children Below 5 Years Old

Children must be issued their very own National IDs as well.  Most parents may ask how soon after a child is born, can he be registered and listed as an owner of a National ID? Here are the guidelines set by the PSA for the national ID registration of children: Children below five years oldContinue reading “National ID for Children Below 5 Years Old”

List of Registration Centers Where You Can Get Your National ID

Do you know where you can register for the National ID once it becomes available in September?  Here’s the list from the IRR of RA 11055 or the Philippine Identification System Act: Registration Centers Every citizen or resident alien shall register personally in any of the following registration centers that have the necessary facilities toContinue reading “List of Registration Centers Where You Can Get Your National ID”

Step-by-step National ID Registration Process

Once you have chosen the registration center where you wish to apply for your National ID, you will want to know the process that you will have to go through to get the ID.  Dahil advance akong mag isip, I’m sharing the process now, as lifted from the IRR of the Philippine Identification System Act.Continue reading “Step-by-step National ID Registration Process”

Where Can I Register for the National ID?

Now that we have the list of documents and IDs that can be presented when registering for a National ID, we shall be sharing the areas of registration centers where citizens and resident aliens can submit their application.  The following list was lifted from the Implementing Rules and Regulations of the RA 11055 or theContinue reading “Where Can I Register for the National ID?”