National Director

ATTY. DEMOSTHENES R. ESCOTO

Director, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources

Email: do@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63)920-9761669; 8539-5685

Assistant Director

ZALDY P. PEREZ, Director IV

Assistant Director for Administrative
and Other Support Services

Email: adas@bfar.da.gov.ph

ISIDRO M. VELAYO, JR. , Director IV

Assistant Director for Technical Services

Email: adotech@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (02) 8929-61-26

Regional Director
National Capital Region

NOEMI SB. LANZUELA, D. F. Tech

Address: #8 Kalayaan Ave., Brgy. Malaya,
Diliman, Quezon City

Email: ord.ncr@bfar.da.gov.ph; records.ncr@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (02) 8518-6003

Website: (Currently Unavailable)

Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)

LILIBETH L. SIGNEY, CESO V

Address: BPI Compound, Easter Road
Guisad, 2600, Baguio City

Email:car@bfar.da.gov.ph
lilibeth.signey@bfar.da.gov.ph

Website: https://www.bfarcar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Office Contact Number
Office of the Regional Director (074) 300 6550
Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation Unit (074) 300 6551
Fisheries Training and Fisherfolk Coordination Division (074) 300 6552
Finance and Administrative Division (074) 300 6553
Cashiering Unit (074) 300 6554
Fisheries Information Section (074) 300 6555
Fisheries Production Support and Services Division (074) 300 6556
(Provincial Fishery Office – Benguet (074) 300 6557
Fisheries Postharvest and Marketing Section (074) 300 6558
Fisheries Management, Regulatory and Enforcement Division (074) 300 6559
Regional Fisheries Office No. I

ROSARIO SEGUNDINA P. GAERLAN

Address: Government Center, Sevilla,
San Fernando City, La Union, Philippines

Email: rgaerlan@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(72) 888-2693; +63(72) 888-1111;

Bantay Dagat Hotline:
SUN 0925-512-4203
GLOBE 0977-457-4911
SMART 0919-996-1078

Website: https://region1.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. II

DR. ANGEL B. ENCARNACION, CESE

Address: Government Center, Carig
3500, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan

Email:bfar_ro2@bfar.da.gov.ph
aencarnacion@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (078) 304-5331; (078) 304-4252;
(078) 846-3661

Website: https://region2.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. III

WILFREDO M. CRUZ

Address: Diosdado Macapagal Regional
Government Center, Brgy. Maimpis 2000 City of
San Fernando, Pampanga

Email: wcruz@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (045) 455-0823; (045) 455-0877;
(045) 455-0878

Website: https://region3.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. IV-A

SAMMY A. MALVAS

Address: Purok 3 Brgy. Bambang,
Los Baños, Laguna

Email:region4arecords@bfar.da.gov.ph
smalvas@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (049) 544-8183; (049) 577-1267;
(049) 557-1266; (049) 827-3612;
(049) 501-1889

Website: http://bfar4a.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. IV-B

EMMANUEL H. ASIS, DFT, CESE

Address: Le Grace Building, Sitio Calawang,
Brgy. Guinobatan, Calapan City, Oriental
Mindoro 5200

Email: Ord.mimaropa@bfar.da.gov.ph;

Contact: (043) 288-6305

Website: https://mimaropa.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. V

ARIEL U. PIOQUINTO, MM

Address: RFFC Compound, Brgy. Fabrica
Bula, Camarines Sur

Email:region5@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (054) 477-7365; (054) 477-7443;
(054) 477-3741; (054) 477-0559

Website: https://region5.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. VI

REMIA A. APARRI

Address: Mulle Loney St., Brgy. Arsenal-Aduana, 5000 Iloilo City

Email:raparri@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (033) 337-7650; (033) 336-6748;
(033) 337-0265; (033) 336-9432

Website: https://region6.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. VII

MARIO N. RUINATA

Address: Arellano Boulevard, Pier Area 6000,
Cebu City

Email: region7@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (032) 256-2772 loc.301; 256-2773

Website: https://r7.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. VIII

DR. HANNIBAL M. CHAVEZ

Address: 3rd flr. SDCI Bldg. 77, Marasbaras,
Tacloban City, Philippines

Email:region8@bfar.da.gov.ph;
bfarreight@yahoo.com

Contact: (053) 321-1732; (053) 321-3152;
(053) 321-4801

Website: https://region8.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. IX

AL-ZATH K. KUNTING, RFP

Address: R.T. Lim Blvd. 7000 Zamboanga City

Contact: (062) 991-8192; (062) 993-2046

Email: info9@bfar.da.gov.ph

Website: https://region9.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. X

EDWARD B. YASAY

Address: Julio Pacana St., Macabalan 9000,
Cagayan de Oro City

Email: bfar10@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (088) 856-9610; (088) 856-5658;
(088) 856-9593

Website: https://r10.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. XI

RELLY B. GARCIA, OIC

Address: Ramon Magasaysay Avenue 8000
Davao City

Email: rgarcia@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (082) 300-0989; (082) 227-1538;
(082) 227-1539

Website: https://region11.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. XII

USOP D. PENDALIDAY, JR.

Address: Regional Center Complex, Carpenter
Hill, 9506 Koronadal City

Email: upendaliday@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (083) 552-9440; (083) 552-1328

Website: https://r12.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Regional Fisheries Office No. XIII

OMNIA B. OLAMA

Address: Peñaranda St., Surigao City 8400

Email: caraga@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (086) 231-9939; (086) 826-1814;
(086) 826-1811; (086) 826-2159

Website: https://caraga.bfar.da.gov.ph/

Division Chief
OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AND OTHER SUPPORT SERVICES

MILDRED MERCENE – BUAZON

Chief, Administrative Division

Email: admin_co@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-6884

MA. TERESA F. DUGUILES

Chief, Finance and Management Division (FMD)

Email: fmd@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 8539-5674

ATTY. ROBERTO M. BUAZON

OIC, Legal Division

Email: legal@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0998-975-2286

MARIA ABEGAIL A. ALBALADEJO

Chief, Fisheries Planning and Economics
Division (FPED)

Email: fped@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 8539-5680; 0998-994-9360

ATTY. MICHAEL S. ANDAYOG

OIC, Fisheries Regulatory
and Licensing Division (FRLD)

Email: frld@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 426-6532; 0919-009-4811

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR TECHNICAL SERVICES

JOSELITO R. SOMGA DVM

Chief, Fisheries Inspection and
Quarantine Division (FIQD)

Email: fiqd@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (02) 8539-5651; 0998-5587-859; 0919-0014-318

SONIA S. SOMGA

Chief, National Fisheries
Laboratory Division (NFLD)

Email: nfld@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (02) 8370-1679; 8373-0073

ROY C. ORTEGA, MSc.

OIC, Fisheries Resources Management
Division (FRMD)

Email: frmd@bfar.da.gov.ph;
bfar_frmd@yahoo.com

Contact:8539-5671; 0920-982-4635

RAFAEL V. RAMISCAL

Chief, Capture Fisheries Division (CFD)

Email: cfd@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0920-976-4179; (+63) 02 929-4296

ELYMI AR-J S. TUÑACAO

Chief, Inland Fisheries
and Aquaculture Division (IFAD)

Email: ifad@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0998-556-1836; (+63) 02 85395665

AMOR G. DIAZ

Chief, Fisheries Industry Development
and Support Services Division (FIDSSD)

Email: fidssd@bfar.da.gov.ph;
bfarfidsd@gmail.com

Contact:0919-006-9865

IMELDA R. CALIXTO

OIC, Fisheries Post-Harvest Technology
Division (FPHTD)

Email: phtd@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0939-922-7470

Center Chief

National Mariculture Center

DR. JERICARDO S. MONDRAGON, Chief

Address: Coastal Road, Brgy. Cagangohan,
Panabo City, Davao del Norte

Email: nmc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 09771188122

For more information, click here.

Marine Fisheries Development Center

NAPOLEON SALVADOR J. LAMARCA, Chief

Address: Sangley Point, 4101 Cavite City

Email: mfd.voc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(46) 524-2084 loc (46) 4420;
524-2061 loc 4420; (02) 929-6668

For more information, click here.

 

National Freshwater Fisheries
Technology Center

MA. JODECEL C. DANTING, Chief

Address: Muñoz, Nueva Ecija

Email: nfftc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(56) 211-5213

For more information, click here.

National Brackishwater Fisheries
Technology Center

LYDIA M. MORALES, Ed. D., Chief

Address: Sitio Iringan, Palsabangon, Pagbilao, 4302 Quezon

Email: nbftc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 0943-130-6900

For more information, click here.

National Inland Fisheries Technology Center

ROMUALDO M. POL, Chief

Address: 51 Km Manila East Road, Sauyoc,
1980 Tanay, Rizal

Email: niftc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 09171339451

For more information, click here.

National Fisheries Development Center

DR. DENNIS D. TANAY, Chief

Address: Bonuan Binloc, 2400 Dagupan City

Email: nfdc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(75) 653-5412

For more information, click here.

 

National Seaweeds Technology
Development Center

IDA T. CAPACIO, OIC

Address: Cabid-an, 4700 Sorsogon

Email: nstdc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(56) 211-5213

For more information, click here.

Section Head
ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION
 

CYNTHIA P. LUGA

Chief, Human Resource Management Section
(HRMS)

Email:hrms.co@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-6884

WILHELMINA PEARL C. GULIMAN

Chief, Property Section

Email: minaguliman@gmail.com;
wguliman@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 332-4719

MARY JOY A. MALVAS

Chief, Records Section

Email:records@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0919-008-4622

 

ENGR. ARNOLD M. MORALES

OIC, General Services Section (GSS)

Email: gss@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:09271785198

MARYLOU V. CABELLO

OIC,Cashier Section

Email:cashier@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 483-4668; 0919-091-5903

ATTY. MICHAEL S. ANDAYOG

Chairperson, Bids and Awards Committee (BAC)

Email: bac.eps@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:0998-866-5159

 
FINANCE AND MANAGEMENT DIVISION (FMD)

PRINCESS R. LUCIANO

OIC, Budget Section

Email:bfar.co.budget@gmail.com

Contact: 456-5793; 332-4713

JUPITER C. DE VERA

OIC, Accounting Section

Email:bfarconsolidation@yahoo.com

Contact: 0928-554-8587

LEGAL DIVISION

ATTY. ANNALIZA A. VITUG

Chief, Adjudication Committee Secretariat and Support Staff

Email: adju@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63)939-9147982

FISHERIES PLANNING AND ECONOMICS DIVISION (FPED)

LAINIE T. BARAOCOR

Chief, Planning Policy Development and
Evaluation Section

Email: ppdes@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-7673

VHEA N. SALCEDO, MS Fisheries

Chief, Program Monitoring and Evaluation Section

Email: pmes@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-7673

 

JERMAINE I. LACSAMANA

Chief, Fisheries Economics Section

Email: fes@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-7673

   
ADA KORINA M. TOGONON

Chief, Fisheries Coordination Section

Email: fcs@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 929-7673

REX IAN D. BERJA

Chief, Management Information System Section

Email: fped@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63)9989949360

 
FISHERIES REGULATORY AND LICENSING DIVISION (FRLD)

JENNIFER G. VIRON

Chief, Aquatic Wildlife Regulatory Section

Email: frld@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 426-6563

SEVERINO L. ESCOBAR, JR.

Chief, Capture Fisheries Licensing Section

Email: frldcfls@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 8426-6532

OIC, Fishpond Lease Section

Email: frld@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 426-6563

FISHERIES INSPECTION AND QUARANTINE DIVISION (FIQD)

KAREN O. ALEJO

Chief, Fisheries Quarantine Section (FQS)

Email: bfar_quarantine@bfar.da.gov.ph;
fiqd.quarantine@gmail.com

Contact:(+63) 9985587859; (+63) 9190014318

HAIDE T. ROJAS

OIC, Fisheries Inspection Section (FIS)

Email: bfar_inspection@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63) 9985587859; (+63) 9190014318

 

SONIA LUISA G. SANCHEZ

Chief, Fisheries Certification Section (FCS)

Email: bfar_certification@bfar.da.gov.ph;
fiqd.certification@gmail.com

Contact:(+63) 9985587859; (+63) 9190014318

EFREN V. HILARIO

Chief, Fisheries Audit Section (FAS)

Email: audit.fiqd@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63) 9985587859; (+63) 9190014318

NATIONAL FISHERIES LABORATORY DIVISION (NFLD)

JOSEPH ADRIAN G. LOJA

Chief, Fish Health Laboratory

Email: receivingnfld.bfar@gmail.com

Contact: (02) 8370-1679; 8373-0073; 0919-004-1280

MARC LAWRENCE J. ROMERO

Chief, Aquatic Toxicology Laboratory

Email: receivingnfld.bfar@gmail.com

Contact: (02) 8370-1679; 8373-0073; 0919-004-1280

FREDA V. ROXAS

Chief, Fisheries Product Testing Laboratory

Email: receivingnfld.bfar@gmail.com

Contact: (02) 8370-1679; 8373-0073; 0919-004-1280

 
FISHERIES RESOURCES MANAGEMENT DIVISION (FRMD)

RENE ZALDY P. PORLAJE

Chief, Coastal Resource Management Section

Email:frmd.crms@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63)920-9824635; 8539-5671

LEAH MORA T. CABELLA

Save Manila Bay Program

Email:frmdsmbp@gmail.com

Contact:(+63)920-9824635; 8539-5671

 

JUAN R. RELOX, JR.

Chief, Offshore Fisheries Section

Email: frmd.ofs@bfar.da.gov.ph
bfar.hab@gmail.com

Contact:(+63)920-9824635; 8539-5671

ROMMEL ADOLF I. DICIANO

Conservation and Environmental Protection Section

Email: fpleg@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63)920-9824635; 8539-5671

 
CAPTURE FISHERIES DIVISION (CFD)

RHODA S. BACORDO

Chief, Capture Fisheries Policies, Program and
Operations Monitoring Section

Email:rbacordo@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 8539-5664;

JOEREN S. YLEAÑA

Chief, Commercial and Distant Water Fishing
and Technical Support and Advisory
Services Section

Email:joerenyleana83@gmail.com

Contact:8539-5664

 
 
INLAND FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE DIVISION (IFAD)

ARNULFO E. TABERNA, JR., M.Sc.

Chief, Freshwater Aquaculture Section

Email: ataberna@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 09985561836; (+63) 02 85395665

LEA MYR S. CADAPAN

Chief, Brackishwater Section

Email: lcadapan@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:09491605763

GELLI R. NAIG

Chief, Mariculture Section

Email: mariculture@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: (+63)9985561836; (+63) 0285395665

 
 
FISHERIES INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT AND SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION (FIDSSD)

FARRAMAE C. FRANCISCO

Chief, Marketing Assistance Section
and Enterprise Development Section

Email: fidsdd.eds@bfar.da.gov.ph; ffrancisco@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +62(2) 453-8530; +63(2) 332-4676

ILUMINADA P. CABACABA

OIC, Credit and Investment Facilitation Section

Email: fidssd.cifs@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: 09190069865

 
 
FISHERIES POST HARVEST TECHNOLOGY DIVISION (FPHTD)

CHERRY ENDRIGA-ROMERO

Chief, Salt Industry Section

Email: phtd.bfar@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 332-4664

MARY GRACE C. QUINTERO

Chief, Seafood Safety Section

Email:phtd.bfar@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 332-4664

 

JOSEFINO S. MONDRAGON

Chief, Fish Processing Section

Email: phtd.bfar@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 332-4664

CHARMAINE D. BUITRE

Chief, Administrative and Planning Section

Email:phtd.bfar@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: +63(2) 332-4664

 
Unit Head under the Director's Office

ALDRIN JUDE E. MADALAG

Head, Fisheries Regulatory Information Management Center (FRIMC)

Email: amadalag@bfar.da.gov.ph


MARLO B. DEMO-OS

Vessel Operations Center (VOC)

Email: mfd.voc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact No. :+63 922-8145488; 8539-5679

NILA M. MEDRANO

OIC, Internal Audit Unit (IAU)

Email: iau@bfar.da.gov.ph

INFORMATION AND FISHERFOLK COORDINATION UNIT (IFCU)

NAZARIO C. BRIGUERA

Spokeperson & Chief, Information and Fisherfolk Coordination Unit (IFCU)

Email: ifcu@bfar.da.gov.ph

 

JO-ANN DAVID

Library, Information and Fisherfolk
Coordination Unit (IFCU)

Email: jdavid@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact: Unavailable

ROSELLE R. QUINATADCAN

Focal Person, Fisherfolk-FARMC
Coordination Office

Email: nfarmcpmc@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(+63) 9190098947

KAYE KIRSTEEN M. ALEGADO

Officer-in-Charge, Information and Public Relations Office (IPRO)

Email: ifcu@bfar.da.gov.ph

Contact:(02) 8539-5683