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Terms of Use


Acceptance of Terms of Use

This website is maintained and managed by the Philippine Government. By accessing and using the content in this website, you agree with the Terms of Use set forth in this page. The content found in this website as well as its Terms of Use may change without prior notice.

Governing Law

This Terms of Use shall be governed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Philippines.

Proprietary Rights

All the information, data and online services available in this website are governed by copyright, trademark and other forms of proprietary rights in compliance with the provisions set in Republic Act 8293 or the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines.

This website is controlled and managed by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). However, titles and interest of the content are governed by own rights of the Partner Agencies.

The use, reuse and redistribution of the following are allowed but with prescribed rules and attribution:

  1. Data. Must follow the rules and attribution format as prescribed by the Open Data Terms of Use that can be found at
  2. Information. Must follow the prescribed attribution format “Information taken from WWW.GOV.PH are governed by Terms of Use Policy located at WWW.GOV.PH is not liable for any damage caused directly or indirectly by the use of its information.”
  3. eServices. Must followthe prescribed terms of use of each eServices provided by the Agency Owners.

All the content of the WWW.GOV.PH must not be used for inappropriate or malicious purposes or initiatives. Moreover, all the content of the website shall not be modified.


Click here to review the National Government Portal’s Privacy Statement.

Disclosures and Other Considerations

The use of this website is provided free by the Philippine Government. However, the website does not guarantee that all content will be entirely suitable for the user's’ intended purpose.

It does not also guarantee that all content or any functions associated therewith will be error-free.

Links within the WWW.GOV.PH

Some data stored in this website may redirect you to another website.

The website contains hyperlinks to other government websites which are not maintained by the DICT. Thus, the DICT is not responsible for the inaccessibility of other websites and shall not be held liable for any damages or loss from access to those websites. Use of the hyperlinks and access to the websites are entirely at your own risk.

Content, service marks, logos and other information available in linked websites are owned by their specific government agency with their own Terms of Use.

Linking WWW.GOV.PH

Permission must be granted prior to hyperlinking to, or framing this website or any of its content. The DICT reserves the right to impose conditions for hyperlinking to, or framing this website or any of its content.

Hyperlinking the website automatically means the acceptance of its Terms of Use.

The DICT reserves the right to disable links, or frames to any site containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, indecent or unlawful topics, names, materials or information that violates the Philippine Laws on intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

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