Top Valid ID’s Required in the Philippines

A valid ID (Valid Identification Card) is always required when transacting business, accessing public/private institutions or opening bank accounts. So here’s a list of the Top 29 Valid ID’s required in the Philippines.

These valid ID’s are in compliance with the Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas (BSP), circular 564. Clients who engage in a financial transaction with the covered institutions for the first time shall be required to present the original and submit a copy of at least two valid photo-bearing identification documents issued and signed by an official authority.

 

1  Driver’s License  Driver's License
2  Postal ID  Postal ID
3  Social Security System (SSS ID)  SSS ID
4  Government Service Insurance System (GSIS ID)  GSIS ID
5  Tax Identification Number (TIN ID)  TIN ID
6  Professional Regulation Commission (PRC ID)  PRC ID
7  National Statistics Office (NSO) Birth Certificate  NSO Birth Certificate
8  Marriage Certificate (NSO Authenticated)  Marriage Certificate
9  National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Clearance  NBI Clearance
10  Police Clearance  Police Clearance
11  Barangay Clearance/Certificate  Barangay Clearance
12  Senior Citizen’s ID Card  Senior Citizen ID
13  PhilHealth Identification Card (PIC)  PhilHealth ID
14  Alien Certificate of Registration (ACR I-Card)  Alien Certificate of Registration ACR ID
15  Consular ID
16  Permit to Carry Firearms  Permit to Carry Firearms
17  Passport  Philippines Passport
18  Company/Office ID
19  Student’s ID or School ID
20  OFW ID  
21  Seaman’s Book  
22  Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) ID  
23  Home Development Mutual Fund (HMDF) or PAG-IBIG ID  
24  Philippine Overseas Employment Association (POEA) ID
25  Certification from the National Council for the Welfare of Disabled Persons (NCWDP)
26  PRA Special Resident Retiree Visa (SRRV) ID
27  Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) ID
28 Overseas Worker’s Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID
29 Unified Multi-Purpose ID (UMID)  bc3fb-id

These valid ID’s are in compliance with the Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas (BSP), circular 564. Clients who engage in a financial transaction with the covered institutions for the first time shall be required to present the original and submit a copy of at least two valid photo-bearing identification documents issued and signed by an official authority.

So, be sure to bring at least 2 valid ID’s when transacting business here in the Philippines.

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