Services and Functions

The City Population Office (POPCOM) is manned by committed and highly qualified personnel whose main functions are advocacy; information;  education and communication; data and information management and program development and implementation.

In performing these basic functions together with other tasks assigned by the local government executives, the population officers and workers deal with adolescents, applicants for marriage license, married men and women in their respective areas of assigments. They also established and maintained link and networks with agencies both at the city and barangay levels.


  • Conduct of Pre-Marriage Counselling (PMC)
  • Conduct of Responsible Parenting and Family Planning (RP/FP) Seminar
  • Conduct of Learning Package on Parent Education on Adolescent Health and Development (LPPEAHD)
Mission and Vision


Responsible Individuals, well planned, healthy and happy families, empowered communities guided by the divine providence, living harmoniously and equitably in a sustainable environment.


We are a technical and informant resource agency working in partnership with national and local government policy and decision makers; a program implementer, community leaders and civic society.


Ms Herminia Saprid-Austria

Head, Office of Population Development

Ground Floor of the SP Building

(046) 472-2362