PhilSys ID Online — How To Get National ID & the Requirements

Guide on PhilSys ID Online Appointment & Application Process

PHILSYS ID ONLINE – You can check the process below in getting a national ID and the requirements for application.

Among the important documents a person can keep are valid IDs. These are usually requested in most transactions such as loan applications, getting a benefit offer, booking a flight abroad, opening a business, buying a house, etc.

Online Application
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There is a long list of valid ID cards accepted in the Philippines. Some of these are primary IDs which are mostly government-issued identification cards while most are secondary IDs issued by some government agencies, private companies, schools, and organizations.

One of the valid IDs that you can obtain is a National ID or the PhilSys ID. It is one of the IDs that comes with no expiry for Filipino cardholders. It is officially called the Philippine Identification System ID card. You can go for a PhilSys ID online appointment for an easier and time-saving processing.

PhilSys ID Online
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In processing a PhilSys ID online appointment, you just need a stable internet connection and a computer or phone. Follow the steps below:

Step 1 — Visit and set an appointment by stating your demographic information. Fill out the required fields and submit your application form. Make sure you have a copy of the ARN or the Application Reference Number. You may also save your QR code.

Step 2 — Head to your designated registration center on your scheduled appointment day to submit your PhilSys ID requirements as well as your ARN and also your QR code if you have a copy of it. You can bring supporting documents such as any of the following:

  • PSA Birth Certificate or National Statistics Office (NSO)-issued Certificate of Live Blrth with Birth Reference Number (BreN)
  • PSA-issued Report of Birth
  • Local Civil Registry Office (LCRO)-issued Certificate of Live Birth
  • PSA-issued Certificate of Foundling
  • Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) ID
  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Identification Card
  • Seaman’s Book (Seafarer’s Record Book)
  • Social Security System (SSS) lD
  • Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID
  • Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) ID
  • Senior Citizen’s lD issued by the Office of Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) and/or LocalGovernment Units (LGU)
  • National Bureau of lnvestigation (NBl) Clearance
  • Police Clearance or ID
  • Voter’s lD issued by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC)
  • Solo Parent’s ID
  • Person with Disability (PWD) lD
  • Taxpayer ldentification Number (TlN) Ld
  • Postal lD issued by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PhlPost)
  • Special Resident Retiree’s Visa (SRRV) issued by the Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA)
  • Residence ID from other countries
  • National ID from other countries
  • Eligibility Card issued by the Civil Service Commission
  • Professional ldentification Card issued by the Maritime lndustry Authority (MARINA)
  • Dependent’s lD lssued by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP)

Step 3 — You PhilSys Number and ID will be delivered to your barangay or your residence. Present your transaction slip in claiming your ID.

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