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Request of vaxcertificate with QR code

Requested from OWWA by N. Mohammad at 03:47 PM on Jan 28, 2023.
Purpose: Additional requirements
Date of Coverage: 07/08/2021 - 08/17/2021
Tracking no: #OWWA-292366280972

Mohammad 03:47 PM, Jan 28, 2023

Hi i would like to get my vaxcertificate  but i didnt trace my record using my peesonal detail can i use my QR to trace it 
Thank you!

D. Erum 06:28 PM, Jan 30, 2023

January 30, 2023

Dear Ms. Nor asmiya Mohammad,

Thank you for your request dated Jan 28, 2023 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for a request of vaxcertificate with QR code.

We received your request on Jan 28, 2023 and will respond on or before Feb 17, 2023 03:47:44 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://shop.efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHgsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEU9XV0EtMjkyMzY2MjgwOTcyDA, for request with ticket number #OWWA-292366280972.

Thank you.


Ma. Cynthia D. Erum
OWWA-FOI Officer

Torres 06:44 PM, Jan 30, 2023

January 30, 2023

Dear Ms. Nor asmiya Mohammad,


Thank you for your request dated Jan 28, 2023 03:47:44 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch a copy of yours vaxcertificate with QR code.

Ms.  Mohammad be correctly informed that the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is not mandated nor authorized by law to issue vaccination certificates.  The issuance of vaccination certificates is the function of the Department of Health thru its accredited Medical Clinics.

Hence, OWWA suggests that you submit your requests to the Department of Health or go to the clinic/LGU Health Center where you got vaccinated.

Moreover, the Freedom of Information is not intended to respond for requests for personal data or information as it violates the Data Privacy Law. The QR Code is a personal information.

 If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing the OWWA- FOI Decision Makers at email: foi_dm@owwa.gov.ph. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response and should be made within FIFTEEN (15) calendar days from the date you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within THIRTY (30) calendar days from the date we received your review request.

However, if you are still not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


Deputy Administrator
OWWA-FOI Decision Maker

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