The Public Information Office – City of Baguio has published yesterday, April 28, 2020, an ADVISORY ON THE RENEWAL OF TRAVEL PERMITS ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF THE CITY MAYOR. This advisory is due to the extended Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in Baguio City which is until the 15th of May this year.
This is since the province of Benguet including Baguio City and some other areas in the Philippines were announced by the Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque to remain under the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) until May 15, 2020. See which other palaces in the country will remain under ECQ here.
Travel Permits for APOR, Errand Services, and Food Services
Based on the advisory from the office of the Mayor Benjamin Magalong on the Renewal of Travel Permits, all the Travel Permits for Authorized Person Outside of Residence (APOR), Errand Services, and Food Services which were issued from April 13, 2020 and onwards, with the validity of until April 30, 2020, are renewed automatically until May 15, 2020. This is subject to possible changes should the need arise.
Those who have APOR, Errand Services, and Food Services Travel permits don’t have to have to apply for renewal.
Relief Travel Permit Holders
On the other hand, the holders of Relief Travel permits who are seeking for a renewal may proceed to the Office of the City Mayor, subject to further assessment and instruction.
SOURCE PIO Baguio
More Info About ECQ and GCQ
See more information that you need to know about the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) and the General Community Quarantine (GCQ) such as the Sectors Allowed to Operate in both ECQ and GCQ, on our Baguio City Guide website.
While we’re still in the midst of battling this COVID-19 pandemic, let us all follow the guidelines and advisories provided by both the national and the local government. Stay safe everyone!