Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) launch the online application for travel clearance for minors who will travel abroad.
According to DSWD Secretary Virginia Orogo, the implementation of online application helps the minors for the easier and faster process of their travel clearance certificates.
She added that the Travel Clearance for Minors Traveling Abroad is launched after the Administration Order No. 12 Series 2017 or Omnibus Guidelines for Minors Traveling Abroad to further provide the security and protection of the minors and to give direct access for other legal documents.
Online application is available in Metro Manila, Central Visayas and Davao Region.
Online application is for the registration, licensing and accreditation of social welfare and development agencies.
Through this, parents or guardians of the minors will no longer need to submit the application in person. They are advised to only access the online program on the official website of the said agency. (LMC/ANMS)