Assistant Regional Executive Director for Technical Services Victor T. Billones together with some technical personnel from the regional office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-XI recently visited Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO)of Davao Oriental to discuss different measures to speed-up the process for the issuance of Lands and Forestry-related permits, other tenurial instruments, and approval of Public Land Surveys.
PENR Officer Pablito M. Ofrecia expressed his gratitude to ARED Billones and to the top officials of the Licenses, Patents and Deeds Division (LPDD) and the Surveys and Mapping Division (SMD) for the technical assistance they have given in order to pull off the Department’s aim to speed up in processing permits.
The activity was participated in by CENR Officers, Division Chiefs, Regulation and Permitting Section (RPS) Chiefs, Geodetic Engineers, Land Management Officers (LMO) and PENRO and CENRO personnel who are in-charged of forestry-related permits.
Through a presentation, Technical personnel from the LPDD and SMD listed down the needed requirements for the preparation of narrative reports, Completed Staff Work, inventory reports and other necessary attachments for the approval and issuance of permits such as Land Survey Authority, Foreshore Lease Agreement, Private Tree Plantation Registration, Certificate of Lumber Origin, among others.
In his message, ARED Billones said that the technical team from the Regional Office is going down to the PENR and CENR Offices in order to discuss issues and concerns with regards to issuing permits and to strategize further in improving several processes of the office. I 𝘋𝘰𝘯𝘯𝘢𝘻𝘦𝘭 𝘔. 𝘉𝘪𝘵𝘰𝘺, 𝘗𝘌𝘕𝘙𝘖 𝘋𝘢𝘷𝘢𝘰 𝘖𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭