The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is currently revising the Department Administrative Order (DAO) No. 18-07, Series of 2018, or the Rules and Regulations Implementing Act No. 3883 or the Business Name Act to further streamline and simplify procedures on business name registration. If you wish to provide your feedback, you may access the copy of the draft DAO below.

This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF.

All comments, suggestions, reactions and/or position papers on the draft DAO can be sent via email at on or before 15 October 2023. ♦

Date of Release: 29 September 2023