Cookie Policy

Effective Date: 27-Feb-2024
Last Updated: 27-Feb-2024

What are cookies?

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to manage the cookie settings.

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

Types of cookies we use

Manage cookie preferences

You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.

If you are using any other web browser, please visit your browser’s official support documents.

List of Valid IDs

Here are the IDs accepted:

  • Philippine Identification Card
  • Philippine Identification System Digital ID (ePHILID)
  • Philippine Passport issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)
  • Driver’s License issued by the Land Transportation Office (LTO)
  • Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) ID
  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) ID
  • Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Unified Multi-Purpose ID/eCard
  • Social Security System (SSS) Unified Multi-Purpose ID
  • Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG) Transaction/Loyalty Card
  • Voter’s ID issued by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC)
  • Postal ID issued by Philippine Postal Corporation (PhlPost)
  • Senior Citizen’s ID Card issued by the Office of Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) and/or local government units (LGUs)
  • OFW IDs issued by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)
  • Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID
  • Seaman’s/Seawoman’s Book issued by the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA)
  • Diplomat/Consular ID issued by the Philippine Embassy
  • National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Clearance
  • Philippine National Police (PNP) ID/Police Clearance
  • Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Certification/4Ps ID
  • Barangay ID/Certification with picture and signature
  • Person with Disability (PWD) ID issued by the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) or its regional counterpart, Office of the Mayor, Office of the Barangay Captain, DSWD Office and other participating organization with Memorandum of Agreement with the Department of Health (DOH)
  • IDs issued by National Government Offices (e.g., AFP, DAR, DENR, DOH, DOJ) including Government Owned and Controlled Corporations (GOCCs)
  • IDs issued by the Offices of the Local Chief Executives (Governor, ViceGovemor, Mayor and Vice Mayor)
  • Tax Identification Card (TIN) with a picture and signature issued by the Bureau of Internal Revenue
  • School/Student ID for currently-enrolled students, 18 years old and above, issued by reputable schools/colleges/universities recognized by the Department of Education (DepEd) or Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) signed by the principal or head of the academic institution
  • Company IDs issued by private entities or institutions registered with, supervised or regulated by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or Insurance Commission (IC)
  • For foreign nationals, passport issued by foreign governments AND any of the following:

    a.Alien Certification of Registration (ACR I-card)

    b.Immigrant Certificate of Registration

    c.Special Resident Retiree Visa issued by the Bureau of Immigration through the Philippine Retirement Authority