Procedure on How to Apply for a PWD ID Card

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 10754 otherwise known as the AN ACT EXPANDING THE BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (PWD), there are guidelines to follow when registering a PWD for a Person With Disability Identification Card.

According to the NCDA website the Local Government Unit of the City or Municipal Office shall implement the distribution of PWD ID card. Every municipality have their own PDAO center that will facilitate the release and recording of the said procedure.

But there are other facilities where we can obtain or download a PWD-Registration Form:

1. Office of the Mayor
2. Office of the Barangay Captain
3. NCDA or its regional counterpart
4. DSWD offices
5. Participating organizations with Memorandum of Agreements with the DOH
6. DOH Online Registration –


1. Two “1×1” recent ID pictures with the names, and signatures or thumb marks at the back of the picture.
2. One (1) Valid ID
3. Document to confirm the medical or disability condition (See Section IV, D for the required document).

There are 3 ways to obtain the PWD Registration Form:

1. go to your local PWD Registration Centers or PDAO Office
2. download it at
3. register online at

Any of the 3 method will require the PWD to enter accurately and completely the required PWD registration data. Then print the accomplished form (if done online). Affix one (1) ID picture on the accomplished form, and staple the other ID picture with the PWD-Registration Form.

Attach the copy of the other required documents to confirm the medical or disability condition with the PWD-Registration Form. Then pass all documents to any nearest facilities stated above.



31 thoughts on “Procedure on How to Apply for a PWD ID Card

  1. Ang anak ko po ay ipinanganak n may cleft lip and palete. Kung ireregister ko po ang name ng anak ko online para sa pwd id. Paano po namin makukuha ang pwd id? Idedeliver po ba yun sa home address o kami po magulang ang mismo pupunta sa hall para kunin ang pwd id.

    • Hi Mandy Buenaventura: itatanong ko lang po kung qualified ba ang may cleft lip at cleft palate sa pwd? My nephew too has those defects during birth..

  2. Pag ang grado ba sa mata umabot ng 600 ang left eye at ang right ay nasa 200, eligible po ba yung sa pwd under ng vision? Thank you. – Chin

  3. My sakit po ako sa puso blue baby po ako since birth. ( TOF) po at my pwd na po ako kaso nkalagay po sa disability ko ay (psychosocial disability) tama po b ung nakalagay sa disability ko?

  4. Hello pO.. anong edad po b pde kumuha ng pwd ID? Un baby q po kc 6 months now.. qualify po kya sya? totally not function n pO un right eye nya. Meron po syang peters anomaly and micro cornea.
    Thank u so much pO…

  5. Good Afternoon!
    My wife happens to have 2 mild stroke last Dec 2016 and June 2017 due to complicated migraine she is now under maintenance medicine to avoid her any stress that would trigger her sickness. Is her illness “Complicated Migraine” be part of PWD in order to avail discount in her monthly medicine.

  6. May asthma po ako siguro po mag 2 taon na halos hindi po ako makaalis ng bhay dahil sa condition ko. Nag build po akong psychological prob at the moment nag papatingin po ako sa psychiatrist anxiety depression po diagnose sa akin then two months ago nagkaroon po ako ng minor accident na namaga po ang left foot ko di nman po bali pero nahihirapan n po ako makalakad ng maayos. Possible po ba ako sa pwd? Salamat po.

  7. Hello,

    I would like to ask if I am applicable to avail for PWD ID. I have a severe asthma and I tend to resign in work always because of my sickness.

    I will really appreciate your reply on this email.

    Thank you.

  8. While it is easier to get all your information by posting some questions here, the article is hpfor guide only. The writer as it looks like is not a doctor nor an authorized representative to answer all questions related to classifying a pwd condition. Better yet seek assistance from a nearesg government body.

  9. Hello. Ung husband ko po is naaksidente sa motor then nabalian po sya sa right leg nya from tuhod, hita at balakang. Qualified po ba sya? Thanks

  10. I have type 2 diabetes with severe neuropathy, asthma and advance stage of fibromyalgia aggravating my carpal tunnel sydrome. Pwede po ba ako mag avail ng PWD card pra po makadiscount man lang sa medicine kulang pa po kz un salary ko as Court Stenographer sa.medicines ko. Thank you po.

  11. May kapatid po ako na diagnose as bipolar disorder with recent manic psycho symptoms. Is she entitled to benefits given by dswd as pwd person

  12. Hello po pwede po b akong makaavail ng id anf PWD card tinanggal na po yung 2 matres ko..thank u so much.

  13. Hello po pwede po b akong makaavail ng id and PWD card tinanggal na po yung 2 matres ko..thank u so much.

  14. Ang nanay ko po ay stroke patient. At ang medical abstract nya ay 2010 pa po. Speech po ang problema nya.pwde pa po ba nya ma avail ang i.d kahit 2010 pa po ito?salamat

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