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Philippine Government Careers: Navigating 78 National Agencies on Your Path to Public Service

At Philippine Go, we have listed 78 different national government agencies, each with its own set of job opportunities.

That’s a lot to navigate, and we understand that jobseekers like you want to save time while finding the perfect career path.

In this article, our goal is to make your job search a whole lot easier.

We’ve compiled a comprehensive list of these government agencies, so you can quickly find the opportunities that match your interests and skills.

Whether you’re just starting your career journey or looking for a fresh start in the public sector, we’re here to help you discover the wealth of possibilities waiting for you in Philippine government careers.

Find government jobs that match your skills, with benefits and impact.

Anti-Red Tape Authority

Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA)

Dedicated to simplifying processes and reducing bureaucracy for a more efficient and responsive government.

APO Production Unit, Inc.

APO Production Unit, Inc. (APO-PUI)

Specializes in security printing, producing essential documents such as passports, visas, and other sensitive materials.


Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)

Responsible for issuing currency, implementing monetary policies, and overseeing the country’s financial system.

Civil Service Commision

Civil Service Commission (CSC)

In-charge of ensuring a professional and efficient civil service, overseeing government employees’ recruitment, promotion, and conduct.

Climate Change Commission

Climate Change Commission (CCC)

Tasked with coordinating and implementing policies and programs to address climate change and promote sustainable development.

Commission on Audit

Commission on Audit (COA)

Responsible for ensuring transparency, accountability, and effective use of public funds through financial and performance audits of government agencies.

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Commission on Election (COMELEC)

Responsible for managing and overseeing the conduct of elections, ensuring the integrity of the electoral process and the exercise of suffrage rights.

Commission on Filipino Overseas (CFO)

Commission on Filipino Overseas (CFO)

Dedicated to promoting and protecting the rights and welfare of Filipinos living abroad, fostering their engagement with the Philippines, and supporting their integration into their host countries.


Commission on Higher Education (CHED)

Tasked with supervising and promoting the development of higher education institutions to ensure quality education, research, and equitable access for students.

Commission on Human Rights (CHR)

Commission on Human Rights (CHR)

Responsible for safeguarding and advocating for the protection of human rights, ensuring justice, and addressing violations through investigation and education.

Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (Commission on Filipino Language)

Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino

Dedicated to the development and preservation of the Filipino language as an integral part of Philippine culture and identity.


Credit Information Corporation (CIC)

Responsible for collecting and managing credit-related information to enhance access to credit, promote transparency, and improve lending practices in the financial sector.

Dangerous Drug Board (DDB)

Dangerous Drug Board (DDB)

Committed to addressing drug abuse and trafficking by formulating policies, implementing programs, and coordinating efforts to combat the illegal drug trade and promote a drug-free society.


Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)

Dedicated to empowering rural farmers by redistributing land, promoting agricultural development, and ensuring social justice in rural communities.


Department of Agriculture (DA)

Focused on enhancing the country’s agricultural productivity, ensuring food security, and promoting sustainable rural development through various programs and initiatives.

Department of Budget and Management

Department of Budget and Management (DBM)

Responsible for crafting budget policies, allocation of funds, and financial management to support effective and transparent government operations and development projects.


Department of Education (DepEd)

Committed to providing quality education, shaping the youth’s future, and promoting lifelong learning through curriculum development, teacher training, and educational policies.


Department of Energy (DOE)

Focused on ensuring a stable energy supply, promoting renewable energy, and advancing efficient energy utilization for the country’s sustainable development.

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)

Dedicated to conserving and managing the country’s natural resources, protecting the environment, and ensuring sustainable development for present and future generations.

Department of Finance

Department of Finance (DOF)

Responsible for managing the country’s fiscal policies, revenue generation, and financial stability, aiming to support economic growth and development.

Department of Foreign Affairs

Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)

Handles the country’s international relations, diplomacy, and foreign policy initiatives to protect national interests and promote cooperation with other nations.

Department of Health

Department of Health (DOH)

Committed to ensuring the health and well-being of the population, providing healthcare services, disease prevention, and promoting public health programs for a healthier nation.

Department of Human Settlement and Urban Development

Department of Human Settlement and Urban Development (DHSUD)

Dedicated to creating livable communities, addressing housing needs, and promoting sustainable urban development for improved quality of life.

Department of Information and Communication Technology

Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT)

Focused on advancing the country’s digital transformation, promoting ICT infrastructure, and ensuring efficient communication systems to empower individuals and boost economic growth.

Department of Justice

Department of Justice (DOJ)

Responsible for upholding the rule of law, ensuring legal justice, and safeguarding the rights of individuals through fair and impartial legal processes.

Department of Labor and Employment

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)

Committed to promoting decent work, safeguarding workers’ rights, and fostering harmonious labor relations for inclusive economic growth and social justice.

Department of Migrant Workers

Department of Migrant Workers (DMW)

Primarily responsible for the welfare and protection of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and provides various programs and services to support OFWs and their families.

Department of National Defense

Department of National Defense (DND)

Responsible for ensuring national security, maintaining the armed forces, and safeguarding the country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Department of Public Works and Highways

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)

Dedicated to infrastructure development, constructing and maintaining roads, bridges, and facilities to improve transportation, connectivity, and overall national progress.

Department of Science and Technology

Department of Science and Technology (DOST)

Focused on advancing scientific research, technological innovation, and promoting science-based solutions to drive economic development and improve the quality of life for Filipinos.

Department of Social Welfare and Development

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)

Dedicated to promoting the well-being of disadvantaged and vulnerable sectors of society, providing social assistance, and implementing programs that alleviate poverty and improve the quality of life for Filipinos.

Department of Interior and Local Government

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)

Focused on promoting peace and order, local governance, and public safety while enhancing the capabilities of local government units for effective and responsive public service delivery.

Department of Tourism

Department of Tourism (DOT)

Committed to promoting the country’s diverse attractions, cultural heritage, and hospitality, attracting both local and international visitors to contribute to economic growth and cultural exchange.

Department of Trade and Industry

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)

Dedicated to fostering a competitive business environment, promoting trade, and encouraging investments to stimulate economic growth and development while safeguarding consumer interests.

Department of Transportation

Department of Transportation (DOTr)

Responsible for developing and implementing policies and programs to ensure efficient, safe, and sustainable transportation systems, encompassing land, sea, air, and rail modes of transportation.

Development of Academy of the Philippines

Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP)

Focused on capacity-building, research, and training to promote public sector excellence, good governance, and sustainable development in the Philippines.

Development Bank of the Philippines

Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP)

Aimed at providing funding and support for various development projects and programs to contribute to the growth and progress of the Philippines.

Energy Regulatory Commission

Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)

Regulating and overseeing the power and energy sector in the Philippines, ensuring fair pricing, competition, and efficiency while safeguarding the interests of consumers and industry stakeholders.

Government Service Insurance System

Government Service Insurance System (GSIS)

Provides various insurance and retirement benefits to government employees, ensuring their financial security and well-being after years of dedicated public service.

LandBank of the Philippines

LandBank of the Philippines (LBP)

Supports agricultural and rural development, providing financial services and credit facilities to empower farmers, fishers, and other rural sectors, contributing to national economic growth and progress.

Local Water Utilities Administration

Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA)

Focuses on ensuring sustainable and efficient water services delivery by supporting and regulating local water districts, aiming to provide clean and accessible water to communities across the country.

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA)

Responsible for managing traffic, implementing urban planning, and coordinating various initiatives to improve the quality of life in Metro Manila by enhancing public services, traffic management, and disaster response.

Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewearage System

Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS)

Responsible for overseeing water supply and sanitation services in Metro Manila, aiming to ensure access to clean water and efficient sewage management for the metropolitan area’s residents.

Mindanao Development Authority

Mindanao Development Authority (MINDA)

Committed to advancing socio-economic development in Mindanao, promoting growth, and addressing regional disparities through strategic planning, coordination, and the implementation of various development initiatives.

Movie and Television Review and Classification Board

Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB)

Responsible for classifying and regulating movies and television programs to ensure they align with cultural values, ethics, and standards, thereby promoting responsible media content for the public.

National Anti-Poverty Commision

National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC)

Focused on coordinating and implementing programs to alleviate poverty, ensuring the participation of marginalized sectors and fostering social development through comprehensive and sustainable strategies.

National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)

National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)

Dedicated to preserving, promoting, and developing Philippine culture and the arts, supporting artists and cultural workers, and ensuring the nation’s rich heritage is celebrated and preserved for future generations.

National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP)

National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP)

Tasked with protecting the rights and welfare of indigenous communities, recognizing their cultural heritage, and ensuring their active participation in decisions affecting their ancestral lands and domains.

National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF)

National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF)

Committed to representing and promoting the interests of Muslim Filipinos, supporting their cultural preservation, religious practices, and social development while ensuring their integration into the broader Philippine society.

National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)

National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)

Responsible for coordinating and formulating socio-economic development plans and policies, fostering sustainable growth, and promoting equitable progress across various sectors to improve the lives of Filipinos.

National Food Authority (NFA)

National Food Authority (NFA)

Tasked with ensuring food security in the Philippines by managing the country’s rice supply, stabilizing prices, and maintaining a strategic buffer stock of rice to address fluctuations in supply and demand.

National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA)

National Intelligence Coordinating Agency (NICA)

Responsible for coordinating and integrating intelligence efforts among different government agencies in the Philippines to ensure national security, counter threats, and support informed decision-making by the government.

National Irrigation Authority (NIA)

National Irrigation Administration (NIA)

Tasked with planning, developing, and managing irrigation systems in the Philippines to enhance agricultural productivity, support rural communities, and ensure efficient water distribution for sustainable farming practices.

National Privacy Commission (NPC)

National Privacy Commission (NPC)

Focused on upholding data privacy rights, regulating personal data processing, and ensuring compliance with privacy laws and standards to protect individuals’ sensitive information in the Philippines.

National Security Council (NSC)

National Security Council (NSC)

Responsible for advising the President on matters of national security and coordinating government efforts to address threats, ensure public safety, and maintain the country’s overall security and stability.

National Youth Commission (NYC)

National Youth Commission (NYC)

Committed to empowering and representing the youth, promoting their participation in nation-building, and advocating for policies and programs that address their needs, concerns, and aspirations.

Office of the President

Office of the President

Responsible for leading the government, implementing policies, and making decisions to uphold national interests, ensure governance, and serve the Filipino people.

Office of the Vice President

Office of the Vice President

Supports the President’s initiatives, serves as a backup leadership, and undertakes projects that address social concerns, focusing on inclusive development, poverty alleviation, and empowering marginalized sectors.

Overseas Filipino Bank (OFBank)

Overseas Filipino Bank (OFBank)

Catering to the needs of overseas Filipinos, providing banking services, remittance solutions, and investment opportunities to support the financial well-being of Filipinos working abroad and their families back home.

People's Television Network, Inc. (PTV)

People’s Television Network, Inc. (PTV)

Serving as a platform for unbiased news, informative programs, and entertainment that reflects the culture, diversity, and aspirations of the Filipino people.

Philippine Amusement Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR)

Philippine Amusement Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR)

Regulates and operates various forms of gaming and gambling activities in the Philippines, contributing to revenue generation for socio-economic development projects and responsible gaming practices.

Philippine Charity Sweepstake Office (PCSO)

Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO)

Responsible for conducting sweepstakes, lotteries, and other gaming activities, with the proceeds directed toward charitable programs, medical assistance, and social services benefiting the Filipino people.

Philippine Commission on Women (PCW)

Philippine Commission on Women (PCW)

Dedicated to promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment by advocating for policies, programs, and initiatives that address gender-based discrimination, ensure women’s rights, and elevate their participation in all aspects of Philippine society.

Philippine Competition Commission (PCC)

Philippine Competition Commission (PCC)

Committed to ensuring fair competition, preventing anti-competitive practices, and fostering a competitive market environment in the Philippines, promoting consumer welfare and economic efficiency.

Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC)

Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC)

Provides insurance coverage to farmers and agricultural stakeholders against losses caused by natural calamities, pests, and diseases, supporting the resilience of the agricultural sector and safeguarding the livelihoods of Filipino farmers.

Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)

Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)

Responsible for implementing laws and policies related to drug law enforcement, combatting illegal drug trafficking and abuse, and promoting a drug-free Philippines through inter-agency collaboration and community engagement.

Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth)

Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth)

Tasked with providing accessible and affordable health insurance coverage to Filipinos, ensuring their access to quality healthcare services and protecting them from financial burdens associated with medical expenses.

Philippine Information Agency (PIA)

Philippine Information Agency (PIA)

Dedicated to disseminating accurate and timely information about government policies, programs, and activities, promoting transparency, and engaging the public to foster a well-informed and participatory society.

Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC)

Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care (PITAHC)

Committed to promoting traditional and alternative health practices, conducting research, and developing programs that integrate traditional healing methods with modern healthcare for the benefit of the Filipino people.

Philippine National AIDS Council

Philippine National AIDS Council (PNAC)

Leads the country’s response to HIV/AIDS by formulating policies, implementing programs, and coordinating efforts to prevent HIV transmission, provide care and support, and raise awareness about HIV/AIDS issues in the Philippines.

 Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA)

Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA)

Promotes volunteerism as a way to contribute to community development and nation-building, facilitating partnerships between volunteers, organizations, and communities to address various social and developmental challenges in the Philippines.

Philippine Postal Corporation (PhilPost)

Philippine Postal Corporation (PhilPost)

Responsible for providing efficient postal and courier services to connect people and facilitate communication across the Philippines, playing a vital role in delivering mail, packages, and financial services nationwide.

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC)

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC)

Dedicated to developing and promoting sports and physical fitness in the Philippines, supporting athletes, training programs, and sports initiatives to foster excellence, national pride, and healthy lifestyles.

Presidential Communications  Office (PCO)

Presidential Communications Office (PCO)

Tasked with ensuring effective communication between the government and the public, disseminating accurate information about the President’s activities, policies, and programs to foster transparency and public engagement.

Presidential Management Staff (PMS)

Presidential Management Staff (PMS)

Responsible for providing administrative and management support to the Office of the President, coordinating various functions, tasks, and initiatives to facilitate efficient decision-making and the execution of presidential directives.

Social Security System (SSS)

Social Security System (SSS)

Dedicated to providing social security protection to workers and their beneficiaries, offering benefits such as retirement, disability, and maternity, as well as ensuring financial security during various life stages.

Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)

Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)

Focuses on promoting technical and vocational education and training, equipping individuals with practical skills and knowledge to enhance employability, productivity, and contribute to national development.

United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB)

United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB)

Banking partner for individuals and businesses, providing various banking services and financial solutions to support economic growth and development in the Philippines.

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