The Civil Service Commission (CSC) celebrates “Dekada na ang ARTA,” after 10 years of implementation of Republic Act No. 9485 or the Anti-Red Tape Act of 2007, which was signed into law on June 2, 2007.
The ARTA aims to promote efficiency and transparency in government with regard to the manner of transacting with the public. As provided by Article II, Section 27 of the 1987 Philippine Constitution, the State shall maintain honesty and integrity in public service and shall take positive and effective measures against graft and corruption.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) welcomed its new Commissioner, Leopoldo Roberto W. Valderosa Jr. who assumed office on June 19, 2017.
Eleven nominees from region 6 were chosen as regional winners in the 2017 Search for Outstanding Government Workers under the Honor Awards Program (HAP) spearheaded by the Civil Service Commission (CSC).
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office IV spearheads the conduct of the 2017 Government Choral Competition.
Said competition is one of the activities lined up for the 117th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary with the theme, “Tugon sa Hamon ng Pagbabago: Malasakit ng Lingkod Bayani.” The Choral Competition aims to showcase musical creativity of government employees, promote Filipino culture and arts through choral singing, and inculcate in the minds of public servants a culture of excellence in public service.
The Examination, Recruitment, and Placement Office (ERPO) of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) recently issued Advisory No. 09, s. 2017. In said advisory, passers of the May 3, 2015 Career Service Examination- Paper and Pencil Test (Professional and Subprofessional levels) may now personally claim their CSC Eligibility Card at the CSC Regional Office where they took the examination.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office VI held the Recognition Program for the Citizen’s Satisfaction Center- Seal of Excellence Award (CSC-SEA) and Enhanced PRIME-HRM Maturity Level 2 Compliant agencies on March 2, 2017 at Casa Real de Iloilo, Iloilo City.
The Civil Service Commission Iloilo Field Office (CSC FO-Iloilo) awarded Certificates of Recognition of the Collective Negotiation Agreement (CNA) to six employees’ organization/Public Sector Unions (PSU) in Iloilo Province.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) will conduct the Qualifying Test for the Foreign Service Officer Examination (FSOE) on May 21, this was announced through CSC Memorandum Circular No. 4, s. 2017.
Applications should be submitted in person at any Regional Consular Office of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), or Philippine embassies and consulates abroad until March 29; or at the DFA-Board of Foreign Service Examinations, Pasay City until April 12. Admission fee is P500. Continue reading
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) recently released the result of the Anti-Red Tape Act Report Card Survey (ARTA-RCS) for 2016.
The ARTA-RCS is a client feedback survey used to gather information on how government offices comply with the provisions of their Citizen’s Charter, obtain information/estimates of hidden costs incurred by clients accessing frontline services, and rate agency’s performance and client satisfaction in relation to frontline service delivery.
Despite experiencing mild stroke, School Principal III Noel A. Polaron of Belison National School, Belison, Antique, played a key role in the school’s success. His unparalleled commitment raised the quality of education and ignited the spirit of volunteerism among faculty, students, and parents. This extraordinary act and consistent demonstration of exemplary ethical behavior, made Mr. Polaron a Dangal ng Bayan Awardee of the CSC in the 2016 Honor Awards Program (HAP). Mr. Polaron is the sole national winner out of 12 regional winners from region 6.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) calls for nominations to the 2017 Search for Outstanding Government Workers, an annual Search that forms part of CSC’s Honor Awards Program (HAP).
The HAP is open to all elective and appointive officials and employees holding permanent, temporary, coterminous, contractual, and casual status of employment in the government, whether stationed in the Philippines or abroad. Appointive barangay officials and employees may be nominated upon meeting certain conditions. For group nominees, maximum number of members is 10. Posthumous nominations may also be made for a public official or employee who died in the line of duty or in the pursuit of his/her official duties and responsibilities in the last 12 months.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office VI (CSC RO VI) recently released its Training Plan for 2017.
As the central human resource institution of the government, CSC shall be responsible for the coordination and integration of a continuing program of personnel development in the first and second levels.
Per Civil Service Commission Examination Advisory No. 03, s. 2017 dated January 11, 2017, the CSC announces that there will be no conduct of the Fire Officer Examination (FOE) and Penology Officer Examination (POE) for 2017.
Existing policy prescribes the conduct of FOE and POE in 2016 and every other year thereafter. As such, said examinations will be conducted again in 2018. An examination announcement will be issued by the CSC by the 4th quarter of 2017.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. VI joins the nation in the 18-day campaign on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (VAW) which runs from November 25 to December 12, 2016.
This year’s theme is “VAW-Free Community Starts With Me,” which gives emphasis on everyone’s commitment and contributions to ending VAW and the continued pursuit for a VAW-free community.
The 2017 Career Service Examination, Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) for Professional and SubProfessional levels will be conducted on March 12 and August 6, 2017.
This was announced by the Civil Service Commission (CSC), adding that application period for the March 12, 2017 CSE-PPT will run from November 14, 2016 to January 13, 2017. For the August 6, 2017 examination, applications may be submitted from April 3 to June 2, 2017.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) will conduct the Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT), both Professional and Sub-professional levels, in Hong Kong on November 27, 2016.
The exam is open to overseas Filipino workers currently based in Hong Kong and Macau who are at least 18 years old on the date of registration. Interested applicants may register from November 4 to 13, 2016.
Smoking will not only be prohibited in government offices, but in all public places nationwide.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has expressed support to President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s plan to sign an Executive Order (EO) that will ban tobacco smoking in all public places. Through the EO, Filipinos can expect a nationwide smoking ban akin to Davao City’s 100% smoke-free policy.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) would like to inform the public that the 8888 Citizen’s Complaint Center will be unavailable from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. of November 1. This is in compliance with Section 5(e) of Executive Order No. 6 on Operating Hours which provides that: “The 8888 Citizen’s Complaint Center shall operate, through any of its communication channels, 24/7… excluding national holidays and work suspensions.”
Hotline 8888 will resume operations at 12:00 a.m. of November 2.
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CSC FO-Aklan Director II Evelyn N. Ejar awards the Collective Negotiation Agreement (CNA) Certificate of Registration to Malay Municipal Government Employees Association (MMGEA). Vice President Jona A. Solano along with other MMGEA officials received the said certificate on September 21, 2016 at the Sangguniang Bayan Session Hall.
Examinees for the Career Service Examination- Pen and Paper Test (Professional and Subprofessional levels) scheduled on October 23, 2016 are advised that the gates of testing venues will be closed at 7:30AM during the examination day. Examinees that arrive later than 7:30AM will no longer be admitted. This is pursuant to Civil Service Commission Exam Advisory No. 14, s. 2016 dated October 7, 2016. Continue reading
Mr. Leo F. Jamorin, Officer-in-charge, Public Assistance and Liaison Division, Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. VI (third from left) was recognized for the third time as one of the Gawad Kahusayan Awardees in the 2016 CSC PRAISE Awards held on September 28, 2016 at the CSC Central Office, Diliman, Quezon City. The Gawad Kahusayan Award is conferred to an individual/group for their extraordinary performance or service and continuous demonstration of competency and capacity in the execution of work. Recipients of the said award received a plaque of recognition and P30,000 cash reward. Other categories in the CSC PRAISE Awards are as follows: Gawad Karangalan, Gawad Kagitingan, and Gawad Bilang Katangi-Tanging Pinuno.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSCRO6) held the Recognition Rites for the 2016 Honor Awards Program (HAP) Regional Winners and Closing Program of Government Express at the Mall on September 15, 2016 at SM City Iloilo Activity Center, Mandurriao, Iloilo City.
The said event is one of the activities lined up in celebration of the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary this September 2016 with the theme, “Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para Sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani, at Kalikasan.”
It has come to the attention of the Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSC RO6) that there were callers using the name of the Commission and some of its officials asking for assistance in the form of cash or kind.
The CSC RO6 warns the public not to entertain such callers. Should you encounter such caller, please report the incident immediately to the nearest CSC Regional or Field Office.
The Philippine Civil Service is celebrating its 116th anniversary this September with the theme, “Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para Sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani, at Kalikasan.”
In line with the celebration, the video message of Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa-Bala, can now be viewed and/or downloaded at the CSC website http://www.csc.gov.ph.
Around 1,300 runners from the government and private sectors joined the 3K and 5K categories of the R.A.C.E. To Serve VI Fun Run spearheaded by the Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 on September 3, 2016.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) now manages Hotline 8888 following the pronouncement of President Rodrigo R. Duterte when he conceptualized a centralized hotline number where citizens can report their complaints.
Mr. Rufino G. Leonoras (second from right) takes his oath as the newly-appointed Director II of the Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 on August 30, 2016. Director Leonoras is currently the Director II of the CSC Guimaras Field Office and he is also supervising the Policies and Systems Evaluation Division (PSED) of the regional office. Also present in this photo are Director IV Rodolfo B. Encajonado (right), Director III Raymund F. Gonzales (left) and the family of Director Leonoras.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) informs the public that the CSC Computerized Examination (CSC COMEX) for Career Service Examination for Professional and SubProfessional levels is still on hold.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) will spearhead the celebration of the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary this September 2016.
With the theme, “Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para Sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani, at Kalikasan,” the month-long celebration aims to instill malasakit or compassion with action for health, the environment, deserving public servants, and the Filipino public who are clients of government offices.
Civil Service Commission (CSC) Iloilo Field Office personnel together with Department of Education District Supervisor Divina Pamucol and Principal Leda P. De la Paz during the distribution of school supplies at Abangay Elementary School in Dingle, Iloilo. Continue reading
“Breaking barriers is one of the challenges in HR transformation…The CSC underwent the process of change to break down barriers in our HR processes. It took the collective effort of all CSC Regional and Field Offices, especially the human resource management practitioners nationwide, to really push these HR reforms.”
This was the message of Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa-Bala to the 450 Human Resource Management Practitioners (HRMPs) from regions 6, 7, and 8 who gathered in the 6th Visayas Congress of HRMPs in Iloilo City on August 4-5, 2016.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSC RO6) hosted the 2016 CSC Visayas-wide Friendship Games on August 1-2, 2016 in Iloilo City.
Officials and employees from CSC Regional Office Nos. 6, 7, and 8 gathered in the two-day activity for the purpose of fostering camaraderie, teamwork, and sportsmanship among CSC Regional Offices.
The Guimaras Capitol Chorale was chosen as one of the eight semi-finalists in the 2016 Government Choral Competition spearheaded by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) Regional Office No. 4.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSCRO6) reminds Sanggunian Members who completed their term of office, to apply for the grant of civil service eligibility.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSCRO6) will host the 6th Visayas Congress of Human Resource Management Practitioners (HRMPs) on August 4-5, 2016 at Diversion 21 Hotel, Iloilo City. Continue reading
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSCRO6) awarded the Department of Education Regional Office No. 6 and its 18 Division Offices for meeting Maturity Level 2 Indicators in one or more Core Human Resource (HR) Systems under the Enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) in Kalibo, Aklan last June 2, 2016. Continue reading
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) recently issued CSC Memorandum Circular No. 14, s. 2016 urging Heads of Constitutional Bodies, Departments, Bureaus and Agencies of National Government; Local Government Units; Government Owned or Controlled Corporations with Original Charter; and State Universities and Colleges to revisit their Citizen’s Charter to ensure the shortest transaction time and the least number of requirements for government transactions.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) recently opened the 2016 Government Choral Competition.
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) promotes awareness on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community 2015 and the Philippines’ Chairmanship of ASEAN 2017.
The ASEAN Community was established on December 31, 2015 in accordance with the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on the Establishment of the ASEAN Community which was signed by ASEAN leaders during the 27th ASEAN Summit.
The Civil Service Commission Regional Office No. 6 (CSCRO6) awarded 10 government offices that met Maturity Level 2 Indicators in certain Core Human Resource (HR) Systems under the Enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) on April 18, 2016 in Iloilo City.
The Civil Service Commission announces the start of the Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees (Honor Awards Program). Below are the guidelines, checklist of requirements, and nomination forms for the Search:
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) is accepting nominations for the 2016 Search for Outstanding Officials and Employees until March 31, 2016.
“We are encouraging the public to submit nominations to the Search to recognize our lingkod bayani who helped transform the civil service to one that we can truly be proud of—makatao at may malasakit sa lahat—and who have committed themselves to effect exemplary public service,” said Civil Service Commission Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa-Bala. Continue reading