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Requested from OWWA by J. More at 11:12 AM on Sep 30, 2022.
Purpose: OFW Working Abroad
Date of Coverage: 09/08/2021 - 09/30/2021
Tracking no: #OWWA-761532161053

More 11:12 AM, Sep 30, 2022

I would like to request for updated VAXCERT.  In the system only my first dose of vaccine apper but my second dose of vaccine is not appearing in vaxcertph.

1ST Dose: 02/Aug/2021 - Bacoor Cavite
2nd Dose: 30/Aug/2021 - Bacoor, Cavite
emai: jon.arch08@yahoo.com

I need this document urgently Im an OFW working Abroad. Consider my request with urgency.

Thank you very much.

Jonathan More

D. Erum 11:40 AM, Sep 30, 2022

September 30, 2022

Dear Mr.  Jonathan More,

Thank you for your request dated Sep 30, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for an update of the Vaccination Certificate (Vaxcertph).

We received your request on Sep 30, 2022 and will respond on or before Oct 21, 2022 11:12:35 AM, 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://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHgsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEU9XV0EtNzYxNTMyMTYxMDUzDA, for request with ticket number #OWWA-761532161053.

Thank you.


Ma. Cynthia D. Erum
OWWA-FOI Officer

Torres 12:19 PM, Sep 30, 2022

September 30, 2022

Dear Mr. Jonathan More,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 30, 2022 11:12:35 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch for an update of the vaccine certificate.

BE CORRECTLY INFORMED THAT THE VAXCERT is a program of the Department of Health - Bureau of Quarantine in partnership with the Local Government Units and accredited medical facilities.  You can always verify on line : vaxcertsupport@doh.gov.ph. 

OWWA is NOT AUTHORIZE to issue such certificate.

BE FURTHER REMINDED that the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is a government agency attached to the Department of Migrant Workers (DMW).  It is mandated to provide welfare services to the member OFWs and their families while judiciously protecting the fund of OWWA.

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.


Director IV- Administrative and Financial Management Office
OWWA-FOI Decision Maker

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