NTC, DICT set up 15 SIM card registration booths in remote areas

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MANILA, PHILIPPINES —  In a media briefing on Wednesday, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) announced that 15 SIM card registration booths had been set up in various remote areas in the country.

The 15 pilot sites are up between January 25 to January 27, 2023. See the full list of SIM card registration booths below:

DATEREGIONPROVINCEMUNICIPALITY/CITYEXACT LOCATION
DAY 1
25-Jan-23IILOCOS NORTEPASUQUINMUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM OF PASUQUIN
25-Jan-23VIICEBUMOALBOALCOVERED COURT (GYM), BESIDE THE MUNICIPAL HALL OF MOALBOAL
25-Jan-23VIIILEYTEPALOMUNICIPAL GYM OF PALO
25-Jan-23XBUKIDNONPANGANTUCANMUNICIPAL GYMNASIUM OF PANGANTUCAN
25-Jan-23XIDAVAO DEL SURMALALAGCOVERED COURT OF MALALAG
DAY 2
26-Jan-23CARBENGUETATOKBASKETBALL COURT IN ATOK
26-Jan-23IICAGAYANCAMALANIUGANCAMALANIUGAN SPORTS COMPLEX IN BRGY. DACAL, LAFUGU, MAHARLIKA HI-WAY
26-Jan-23IIIBULACANCALUMPITMUNICIPAL COVERED COURT OF CALUMPIT
26-Jan-23IV-ABATANGASROSARIOLUANCING COVERED COURT, AT THE BACK OF MUNICIPAL HALL, BRGY. POBLACION, ROSARIO
26-Jan-23IXZAMBOANGA DEL SURCITY OF ZAMBOANGAMULTI PURPOSE COVERED COURT IN BARANGAY ARENA BLANCO
DAY 3
27-Jan-23IV-BORIENTAL MINDOROBACOCOVERED COURT IN BRGY. STA. ROSA 1, BACO
27-Jan-23VALBAYCITY OF LIGAOMULTI-PURPOSE COVERED COURT IN BARANGAY PAULBA, LIGAO CITY
27-Jan-23VIILOILOCARLESCOVERED GYM OF CARLES IN FRONT OF THE MUNICIPAL HALL
27-Jan-23XIICOTABATOARAKANEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER (MDRRM OFFICE) IN THE EVACUATION CENTER BLDG., MUN. HALL COMPOUND, POBLACION, ARAKAN
27-Jan-23XIIISURIGAO DEL SURTAGBINAMUNICIPAL GYM OF TAGBINA

Both agencies launched the program to help hasten SIM registration, which will end on April 26, 2023. Most of the booths will be set up in remote areas in the country or Geographically Isolated and Disadvantaged Areas (GIDAs) with little to no internet.

Have you registered your SIM yet? Check out the step-by-step guides for different SIMs below:



 – WhatALife!

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Also read: SIM card sales drop after mandatory registration




Jeraiza is a writer of Syntactics Inc. in Cagayan de Oro City. She writes for all sorts of topic to provide the right information and to keep the readers updated with the trends. A fan of all things classic, a typical bookworm with books gathering dust, and a fiction writer on weekends.

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