Securing a Certificate of Indigency

ABOUT SERVICE

A certificate being issued for clients who will avail of the services of the Local Civil Registrar (LCR) and the Public Attorney’s Office for free legal services.

Who may avail

  • Individuals or client whose birth certificate and other related documents to the Local Civil Registrar have error’s or discrepancies and topographical errors to their birth certificates, marriage contracts etc.
  • Individuals or clients who wants to avail of free legal services at the Public Attorney’s Office
  • Other purposes

REQUIREMENTS

For Local Civil Registrar

  • Barangay Certification of Indigency

For Public Attorney’s Office

  • Certificate of Indigency (Barangay)
  • Certification of Non-Property Holdings (City Assessor’s Office)
  • Certificate of Non-Income Tax Filer (BIR)

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE

FOLLOW THESE STEPS IT WILL TAKE YOU PLEASE APPROACH
1. Registration

Write your name and the purpose of the visit on the logbook.

1 minute

SOCIAL WELFARE VOLUNTEER

on duty

2. Interview

You will be interviewed by CSWDO Personnel to get pertinent information. The result of the interview is written on the certificate being requested.

15 minutes

Eden T. San Andres

Francia C. Casareno

Evangeline S. Manalo

3. Home Visit

Home visit follows, if necessary.

Eden T. San Andres

Francia C. Casareno

Evangeline S. Manalo

4. Preparation of Certificates

CSWDO personnel prepare the certificate of indigency in 2 copies.

5 minutes

Gloria Z. Rodriguez

Glenda Metran

Mergie C. Aspa

Gloria Abasola

Arnold Azores

Angieline Morillo

Maria Carmen Moralde

5. Approval and Release of Certificate

CSWDO Chief approves the certificate of indigency. Client receives his copy.

1 minuute

Annabel SJ. Vargas

Asst. Dept. Head-CSWDO

CITY SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICE
G/F Social Development Center Bldg., City Hall Complex, J. Miranda Ave., Naga City
For more information, please contact:
Annabel Sj. Vargas – Social Welfare and Development Officer/OIC
Tel No. (054) 473-3723
E-mail: cswd@naga.gov.ph