A.) Agency Mission, Vision, Mandate and List of Officials.
The National Telecommunications Commission shall proactively and continually
create a responsive regulatory environment for a viable,
affordable, reliable and accessible telecommunications
and information infrastructure and services
to ensure the welfare and protection of our people.
By 2020, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC)
is a world class regulatory agency able to lead the
Telecommunications and Information sector as an engine
for progress and development.
- To regulate the installation, operation and maintenance of radio stations both for private and public use. (Radio Control Law, Act No. 3846, as amended).
- To regulate and supervise the provision of public telecommunications services (Radio Control Law, Act No. 3846, as amended and Public Telecommunications Policy Act of 1995, RA No. 7925).
- To manage the radio spectrum (Radio Control Law, Act No. 3846, as amended and Public Telecommunications Policy Act of 1995, RA No. 7925).
- To regulate and supervise radio and television broadcast stations, cable television (CATV) and pay television (EO No. 546 and EO No. 205).
LIST OF OFFICIALS
E.) Freedom of Information
Freedom of Information (FOI) is the government’s response to the call for transparency and full public disclosure of information. FOI is a government mechanism, which allows Filipino citizens to request any information about the government transactions and operations, provided that it shall not put into jeopardy privacy and matters of national security.
The FOI mechanism for the Executive Branch is enabled via Executive Order No. 2, series of 2016.