ARTA calls for one-strike policy against driving schools and companies involved in fixing

22 May 2022 – Secretary Jeremiah B. Belgica, Director General of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), recommended the imposition of stricter regulation and one-strike policy for driving schools and private companies assisting fixers in their illegal activities. This, after a series entrapment operations and investigations, conducted by ARTA and the Philippine National Police-Criminal Investigation and.. read more

LTO Novaliches staff falls in ARTA entrapment ops

18 May 2022 – A releasing officer assigned at the Land Transportation Office (LTO) in Novaliches, Quezon City was arrested in a joint operation by the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) for fixing activities on Tuesday. According to a report, the releasing officer was found to be offering her.. read more

ARTA unveils 1st regional office in Mindanao

4 May 2022– The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) unveiled its Eastern Mindanao regional office at the National Food Authority (NFA) Region XI at Sta. Ana Avenue in Davao City on Wednesday. New ARTA personnel also took their oath during the launch. With the new ARTA office and personnel, the Authority can further widen its reach.. read more

ARTA inaugurates regional office in Baguio; inspects Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center

28 April 2022 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) inaugurated its Northern Luzon regional office at the National Food Authority (NFA) Compound at Loakan Road in Baguio City on Thursday. The new office will cater to the red tape concerns and complaints of residents of the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), Region I, and Region II... read more

SM ARTA Action Center launched in SM Manila

26 April 2022 – The SM ARTA Action Center, another avenue where the public can file their red tape complaints and concerns, has been officially launched in SM Manila. The Action Center, made through a partnership between the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) and SM Supermalls, was opened at the Government Service Express at the fifth.. read more

e-ARTA Complaints Management System now in its pilot run

  21 April 2022 – The e-ARTA Complaints Management System (CMS), the first of its kind in Philippine government, is now in its pilot run after it was officially launched by the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) on Tuesday. The new system, which aims to automate ARTA’s complaints handling and filing mechanisms, is the agency’s response.. read more

ARTA reminds gov’t workers: Be ready to assist travelers despite Holy Week break

13 April 2022 – Secretary Jeremiah B. Belgica, Director General of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), reminded government workers to remain ready to assist travelers despite the Holy Week break. ARTA Sec. Belgica said this during the monthly Kapihan sa ARTA, held on 12 April 2022, as hundreds of Filipinos are expected to go home.. read more

ARTA receives donated complaints management system

31 March 2022 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) on Thursday formally received the e-ARTA Complaints Management System (CMS) which was donated by the Multisys Technologies Corporation. The new system aims to automate the agency’s processes involving complaints filing and handling. With the e-ARTA CMS, ordinary citizens can file complaints before ARTA through a web-based.. read more

ARTA pushes for integration of DFA, NBI services for Apostille appointments

24 March 2022 – In a bid to address the long queues forming outside the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) offices, the Anti-Red Tape Authority is pushing for the integration of the services of the DFA and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) for Apostille appointments. An Apostille is a certificate that authenticates the origin.. read more

ARTA, PCG discuss streamlining solutions in logistics, transportation sector

23 March 2022 – Secretary Jeremiah B. Belgica, Director General of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), was given foyer honors during his courtesy visit to the newly appointed chief of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG). During the meeting on 18 March 2022, ARTA Sec. Belgica and Admiral Artemio M. Abu, PCG commandant, discussed anti-red tape.. read more