BLGF welcomes two new Regional Directors

The BLGF welcomes the appointment of its two new Regional Directors, namely Gerardo A. Avorque of BLGF Region VIII and Geriebeth G. Dela Torre of BLGF Region IV-A (Calabarzon). President Rodrigo Roa Duterte issued the appointment letters of Mr. Avorque and Ms Dela Torre, both as Director II of the BLGF, on 15 May 2020 […]


BLGF and Rare hosted a webinar on LGU financing opportunities for Covid-19 recovery

The Bureau of Local Government Finance and Rare, Inc., organized an online seminar entitled “Accessing Financing Opportunities for COVID-19 LGU Recovery” last June 23, 2020. Attended by local officers and officials from partner LGUs of Rare on coastal fisheries and resource management, the webinar tackled the available financing windows for LGUs to address the effects […]


BLGF conducts a Focus Group Discussion (FGD) on the Manual for the Evaluation of Local Treasury Operations (MELTO)

As part of its mandate to assist in the formulation and implementation of policies on local government revenue and fund management and to exercise administrative and technical supervision and coordination over the treasury and assessment operations of Local Government Units (LGUs), the Local Treasury Operations Division (LTOD) conducted an FGD on MELTO on 19 to […]


Notices of Loss of Accountable Forms for CY 2020

Hereunder are the Notices of Loss of Accountable Forms furnished to this Bureau by the LGUs pursuant to COA Circular No. 84-233, dated 21 August 1984: Loss of One (1) Pad of Community Tax Certificate (CTC) bearing Serial Numbers 15942051-15942100 for Brgy. Talusan, Municipality of Balingasag Loss of One (1) set of AF-51A bearing Serial […]


BLGF, LRA sign MOU on Data Exchange

The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) and the Land Registration Authority (LRA) signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the exchange of proprietary information, pertinent to real estate valuation, transactions and corresponding taxation thereto. BLGF Executive Director Niño Raymond B. Alvina and his LRA counterpart Atty. Ethel B. Regadio, signed the MOU at the […]


BLGF, DOF partner with banks on LGU debt information exchange

The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF), together with the Department of Finance (DOF), signed on 12 December 2019 a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with eight (8) government and private domestic banks on the exchange of information on indebtedness, payments and balances of local government units (LGUs). The agreement seeks to establish mechanisms for a […]