Philippine Identification System Act (Republic Act No. 11055)
Secure the country’s official National ID.
Where can I register?
Eligible citizens can register by first filling out the form online via register.philsys.gov.ph.
Registration at select SM malls is also available.
DFA-issued Philippine Passport or ePassport
GSIS or SSS-issued Unified Multi-purpose Identification Card (UMID)
Land Transportation Office (LTO)-issued Student’s License Permit or Non-Professional/Professional Driver’s License
PSA-issued Certificate of Live Birth and one (1) government-issued identification document which bears your full name, front-facing photograph and your signature or thumb mark
PSA-issued Certificate of Live Birth/NSO-issued Certificate of Live Birth with Birth Reference Number (BreN)
LCRO-issued Certificate of Live Birth
PSA-issued Report of Birth
PSA-issued Certificate of Foundling
Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Identification Card
Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) ID
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID
Senior Citizen’s ID
Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) ID
License to Own or Possess Firearms (LTOPF) ID
Solo Parent’s ID
Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) ID
Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA)-issued Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV)
National ID from other countries
Residence ID from other countries
This ID contains a 12-digit number unique to each individual as well as the following personal information:
Date of birth
Are there any fees involved?
National ID is free, there are no fees involved. In cases of damage or loss, however, citizens will have to shoulder an ID replacement fee.
What happens after registration?
After successfully registering, await the delivery of your PhilSys Number (PSN) and later, your official PhilID, which should be delivered to your indicated address. Your transaction slip or any valid ID will be needed by the courier for verification purposes.