WHO MAY AVAIL

Designated Pollution Control Officers of the establishment, with written designation, possessing any of the following minimum qualifications, as follows:

  1. Licensed Engineer of appropriate discipline; or a graduate of any four (4) year course.
  2. Has been in the company for the past three (3) years in a supervisory position.
  3. Owner or Manager of the establishment, regardless of professional qualifications.

REQUIREMENTS

  • NEW (Processing Fee – P500.00)
    1. Duly filled in Application Form (New) [Download Here]
    2. Duly signed Letter of appointment/designation as PCO of the establishment
    3. Curriculum vitae with ID Picture of the appointed/designated PCO
    4. Notarized Affidavit of Joint Undertaking [Download Here] of the PCO and the Managing Head
    5. Proof of the appointee’s qualification such as Certificate of Training of Basic PCO Training (at least 40 hours of cumulative relevant PCO training)
    6. For Category B Establishments, include the valid PRC license, if applicable
    7. Certificate of Training of the Managing Head (eight(8) hours on environmental management)
  • RENEWAL (Renewal Fee – P500.00)
    1. Letter of Intent
    2. Duly filled in Application Form (Renewal) [Download Here]
    3. Updated Curriculum vitae with ID Picture of the PCO
    4. Notarized Affidavit of Joint Undertaking [Download Here] of the PCO and the Managing Head
    5. Compliant with the requirements of PD 1586, RA 6969, RA 8749, RA 9003, RA 9275, their respective IRRs, and other pertinent rules and regulations within the three-year period

HOW TO APPLY FOR PCO ACCREDITATION

  1. Gather the requirements and submit them at EMB 8 Regional Office. Your application will be pre-screened for the completion of requirements.
  2. Pay the corresponding fees at EMB 8 Cashier.
  3. Return and submit the PCO Accreditation requirements together with copy of Official Receipt.
  4. After all the pertinent documents are passed, EMB RO may deny or approve the application.
  5. Secure the approved PCO Accreditation Certificate at EMB 8 Regional Office.