Directory of Logistics Regulators - The Philippines

Issue Area Affecting Logistics Based on Door-to-Door Delivery Agency in Charge and Contact Information Where to Access Specific Information
International Transport 1.  International Air freight Transport Rights Designated Agency/s:  Civil Aeronautics Board 
Address: Old MIA Road, Pasay City, Philippines 
Tel:
+632.851.7268; 851.3028 
Fax:
+632.833.6911 
Website:
 
http://www.cab.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
aord@cab.gov.ph
For information relating to air traffic rights for air freight service providers:

http://www.cab.gov.ph

2.  Cross-border land transit and transport rights Designated Agency/s:  Land Transportation Office 
Address: East Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines 
Tel: +632.921.9072 
Fax: +632.921-9071 
Website: 
http://www.lto.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ltombox@lto.gov.ph
For information relating to cross-border transit policies and operations (if applicable)

http://www.lto.gov.ph/requirements.html

3.  International Maritime Transport Designated Agency/s: Maritime Industry Authority   
Address: Parkview Plaza, Kalaw cor Taft Ave, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.523.9078; 526-0971 
Fax: +632.524.2895 
Website: 
http://www.marina.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
oadm@marina.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s: Philippine Ports Authority   
Address: Bonifacio Drive, South Harbor, Port Area, Manila, 1018 Philippines 
P.O. Box 436, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.8356 
Fax: +632.527-4855 
Website: 
http://www.ppa.com.ph/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
gm@ppa.com.ph

For information relating to vessel docking, and onward carriage of international cargo

http://www.marina.gov.ph/services/OverseasShippingOffice.aspx

http://www.ppa.com.ph/

Customs & Trade Facilitation 4.  Customs Valuation, Duties, Taxes and Payment Designated Agency/s:  Bureau of Customs 
Address: OCOM Bldg. BOC, Port Area, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.4537; 527.4573 
Fax: +632.526.6355 
Website: 
http://www.customs.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
napoleon.morales@customs.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s:  Philippine Shippers’ Bureau (Sea-based) 
Address: 5/F Trade and Industry Bldg., 361 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave., Makati City, Philippines 
Tel: +632.751.0384 
Fax:  
Website: 
http://www.dti.gov.ph/dti/index.php?p=177 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
psb@dti.gov.ph

For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes

http://www.customs.gov.ph/faqs.jsp

http://www.dti.gov.ph/dti/index.php?p=71

5.  AEO Programs Designated Agency/s:  Bureau of Customs 
Address: OCOM Bldg. BOC, Port Area, Manila 
Tel: +632.527.4537; 527.4573 
Fax: +632.526.6355 
Website: 
http://www.customs.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
napoleon.morales@customs.gov.ph
For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)

http://www.customs.gov.ph

6.  Customs brokerage services - Licensing Designated Agency/s:  Bureau of Customs 
Address: OCOM Bldg. BOC, Port Area, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.4537; 527.4573 
Fax: +632.526.6355 
Website: 
http://www.customs.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
napoleon.morales@customs.gov.ph
For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services

http://www.customs.gov.ph/services.jsp

Domestic Regulation 7.  Market access / foreign investment – licensing Designated Agency/s: Board of Investments 
Address: Industry and Investments Bldg., 375 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Makati City, Philippines 
Tel:  +632.890.9332; 890.9303 
Fax: +632.895.3512 
Website: 
http://www.boi.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ECHernandez@boi.gov.ph
For general information on starting a foreign invested business 

 http://www.dti.gov.ph/dti/index.php?p=7

8.  Cargo Handling – licensing/permits Designated Agency/s:  Philippine Ports Authority 
Address: Bonifacio Drive, South Harbor, Port Area, Manila, 1018 Philippines 
P.O. Box 436, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.8356 
Fax: +632.527-4855 
Website: 
http://www.ppa.com.ph/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
gm@ppa.com.ph
For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

 http://www.ppa.com.ph

9.  Port Management Designated Agency/s:  Philippine Ports Authority 
Address: Bonifacio Drive, South Harbor, Port Area, Manila, 1018 Philippines 
P.O. Box 436, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.8356 
Fax: +632.527-4855 
Website: 
http://www.ppa.com.ph/ 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
gm@ppa.com.ph
For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port management

http://www.ppa.com.ph

10. Logistics – licensing Designated Agency/s:  Land Transportation Office (Land-based) 
Address: East Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines 
Tel: +632.921.9072 
Fax: +632.921-9071 
Website: 
http://www.lto.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ltombox@lto.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s:  Civil Aeronautics Board (Air-based) 
Address: Old MIA Road, Pasay City, Philippines 
Tel:
+632.851.7268; 851.3028 
Fax:
+632.833.6911 
Website:
 
http://www.cab.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
aord@cab.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s: Maritime Industry Authority (Sea-based)  
Address: Parkview Plaza, Kalaw cor Taft Ave, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.523.9078; 526-0971 
Fax: +632.524.2895 
Website: 
http://www.marina.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
oadm@marina.gov.ph

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable)

http://www.lto.gov.ph

http://www.cab.gov.ph

11. Freight forwarding – licensing Designated Agency/s:  Bureau of Customs 
Address: OCOM Bldg. BOC, Port Area, Manila 
Tel: +632.527.4537; 527.4573 
Fax: +632.526.6355 
Website: 
http://www.customs.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
napoleon.morales@customs.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s:  Philippine Shippers’ Bureau (Sea-based) 
Address: 5/F Trade and Industry Bldg., 361 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave., Makati City 
Tel: +632.751.0384 
Fax:  
Website: 
http://www.dti.gov.ph/dti/index.php?p=177 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
psb@dti.gov.ph

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight forwarding services (if applicable)

http://www.customs.gov.ph/faqs.jsp

http://www.dti.gov.ph/dti/index.php?p=71

12. Domestic transport rights Designated Agency/s:  Land Transportation Office (Land-based) 
Address: East Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines 
Tel: +632.921.9072 
Fax: +632.921.9071 
Website: 
http://www.lto.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ltombox@lto.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s:  Civil Aeronautics Board (Air-based) 
Address: Old MIA Road, Pasay City, Philippines 
Tel:
+632.851.7268; 851.3028 
Fax:
+632.833.6911 
Website:
 
http://www.cab.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
aord@cab.gov.ph 

Designated Agency/s: Maritime Industry Authority (Sea-based)  
Address: Parkview Plaza, Kalaw cor Taft Ave, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.523.9078; 526-0971 
Fax: +632.524.2895 
Website: 
http://www.marina.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
oadm@marina.gov.ph

For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

 http://www.lto.gov.ph

http://www.cab.gov.ph

http://www.marina.gov.ph

13. Warehousing – licensing Designated Agency/s:  Bureau of Customs 
Address: OCOM Bldg. BOC, Port Area, Manila, Philippines 
Tel: +632.527.4537; 527.4573 
Fax: +632.526.6355 
Website: 
http://www.customs.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
napoleon.morales@customs.gov.ph
For information related to licensing or permit associated with the provision of warehousing services

 http://www.customs.gov.ph

14. Postal Permits (if applicable) Designated Agency/s: Philippine Postal Corporation   
Address: Liwasang Bonifacio Manila City Manila 
Tel: +632.527.8327 - 30 
Fax: +632.527.0034 
Website: 
http://www.philpost.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Hector Villanueva, Postmaster General 
Email Address:
ppcmis@mozcom.com
For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business

http://www.philpost.gov.ph/?page_id=138

15.  Vehicle operation Designated Agency/s:  Land Transportation Office (Land-based) 
Address: East Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines 
Tel: +632.921.9072 
Fax: +632.921.9071 
Website: 
http://www.lto.gov.ph 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ltombox@lto.gov.ph
For information related to motor vehicle registration and licensing for commercial purposes

http://www.lto.gov.ph/requirements.html


Updated as of September 2009