Pagadian City – In support to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), Philippine Identification System, personnel from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region IX regional office and Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) of Zamboanga del Sur has registered to avail the Philippines Official National Identification Card.
DENR IX and PENRO ZDS requested for an appointment with PSA in Pagadian City for the registration of its personnel to be done within the office premises due to the COVID-19 crisis, as well as not to hamper any government service during the time of registration.
More than 500 personnel has collectively registered for the Philippine Identification System. An estimated 200 personnel from PENRO ZDS registered on Aug. 3, 2021 and an estimated 300 personnel from DENR IX regional office registered on Aug. 6 and 7, 2021.
The Philippine Information System aims to establish a single national ID for all Filipinos and resident aliens, which shall be a valid proof of identity, as a means of simplifying public and private transactions.
DENR IX encourages everyone to register to the Philippine Information System to be able to have easier and simpler transaction in government offices, enrollment in schools, opening of bank accounts and other transactions.