Forestry Related DENR Policies

P.D. 705

Revising Presidential Decree No. 389, Otherwise Known As The Forestry Reform Code Of The Philippines

E.O. 192, s. 1987

Providing For The Reorganization Of The Department Of Environment, Energy And Natural Resources; Renaming It As The Department Of Environment And Natural Resources And For Other Purposes

2015

Executive Order

  • E.O. No. 193
    Expanding the Coverage of the National Greening Program

Republic Act

  • R.A. No. 10690
    An act regulating the practice of forestry in the Philippines and appropriating funds therefor, repealing for the purpose republic act numbered six thousand two hundred thirty-nine (R.A. No. 6239), known as "The Forestry Profession Law"

2014

Joint Memorandum Circular

  • JMC 2014-01
    Guidelines for the Implementation of the DPWH-DENR-DSWD Partnership on the Tree Replacement Project

2013

Proclamation

  • Proclamation No. 2013-663
    Repealing Proclamation No. 2057 and Transferring the Administration of the Busuanga Pasture Reserve to the Forest Management Bureau (FMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2013-06
    Guidelines and Procedure for Plantation Development for the National Greening Program With Area Coverage of 100 Hectares and Above within Public Forestlands through the Engagement of Services of Private Sectors, Civil Society Organization, Non Government Organizations, People’s Organizations/ Indigenous People, Local Government Units and Other Government Entities

Joint Memorandum Circular

  • JMC 2013-03
    Guidelines in the Establishment and Implementation of Barangay Forest Program in Support of the National Greening Program

Memorandum

  • MEMO 2013-515
    Revised Procedures in the Submission of LGU Shares in the Proceeds from Collection of Forest Charges
  • MEMO 2013-265
    Further Clarification on the Term LGU Endorsement for the Application for a Forest Land Grazing Management Agreement
  • MEMO 2013-118
    Processing of Special Land-use Permits with Tree Cutting/Earth-Balling
  • MEMO 2013-74
    Clarification on the Suspension on the Processing of All Request for Cutting Permits
  • MEMO 2013-28
    Renewal and Cancellation of Certificate of Stewardship Contract (CSC)

2012

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2012-05
    Guidelines on Surveillance, Monitoring, Prevention, Control and Reporting of Forest Pests

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2012-01
    Implementation of the National Greening Program

DENR Memorandum Order

  • DMO 2012-02
    Uniform Replacement Ratio for Cut or Relocated Trees

2011

Executive Order

  • Executive Order No.23
    Declaring a moratorium on the cutting and harvesting of timber in the natural and residual forests and creating the anti- illegal logging task force.
  • Executive Order No.26
    Declaring an Interdepartmental Convergence Initiative for a National Greening Program

DENR Memorandum Order

  • DMO 2011-02
    Requiring submission of Tourism Development Plan (TDP) duly approved by the Department of Tourism (DOT) and comprehensive development and management plan for FLAgT applicants

Memorandum

  • MEMO 2011-262_891
    Processing and transport of timber cut/harvested from natural and residual forest prior to the issuance of E.O. 23
  • MEMO 2011-26_159
    Suspending the Implementation of DENR Administrative Order No. 2004-04 (Guidelines on the Utilization and Transport of Planted Trees in Private Lands)
  • MEMO 2011-52_201
    Instructions Relative to Executive Order No. 23 "Declaring a Moratorium on the Cutting and Harvesting of Timber in the Natural and Residual Forests and Creating the Anti-Illegal Logging Task Force."
  • MEMO 2011-113_705
    Instruction Relative to the Issuance of Transport Documents for All Timber Cut/Harvested from Natural and Residual Forests Including Lumber and Other Wood Products Processed Prior to Executive Order No. 23

2010

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2010-11
    Revised regulations governing forest tree seed and seedling production, collection and disposition
  • DAO 2010-08
    Amending Further Section 19, Chapter VIII of DAO No. 2004-28 as Amended by DAO No. 2009-16 Dated 25 November 2009

DENR Memorandum Order

  • DMO 2010-09
    No Acceptance and Processing of Applications for Logging Contracts (IFMAs; SIFMAs; etc)
  • DMO 2010-05
    Further Amending and Clarifying Certain Provisions of Memorandum Circular No. 2009-03 Entitled Supplemental Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Upland Development Program

2009

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2009-16
    Amending Certain Provisions of DENR Administrative Order No. 2004-28 Re: Rules and Regulations Governing the Use of Forestlands for Tourism Purposes (FLagT)

DENR Memorandum from the Secretary

  • MemoSec 09-OCT-2009
    Re: Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) Dated 15 February 1996 Entered Into By and Between DENR, Represented by Secretary Victor O. Ramos and the DOTC Represented by Jesus B. Garcia, Jr. on the Registration of Conveyances Seized, Confiscated and Forfeited in Favor of the Government.

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2009-09
    Amendments/Addendum To DENR MC No. 2009-03 Entitled Supplemental Guidelines And Procedures In The Implementation Of The Upland Development Program (UDP)
  • DMC 2009-07
    Guidelines and Procedures on the Role of the Research Sector in the Implementation of the Upland Development Program
  • DMC 2009-06
    Administrative and Financial Guidelines of the Upland Development Program
  • DMC 2009-05
    Amendment of Memorandum Circular 2009-03 - "Supplemental Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Upland Development Program"
  • DMC 2009-04
    Addendum to DENR Memorandum Circular 2009-03 Re: "Supplemental Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Upland Development Program"
  • DMC 2009-03
    Supplemental Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Upland Development Program

2008

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2008-26
    Revised implementing rules and regulations of Republic Act No. 7586 or the National Integrated Protected Areas Systems (NIPAS) Act of 1992.
  • DAO 2008-24
    Guidelines for the assessment and delineation of boundaries between forestlands, national parks and agricultural lands.

2007

DENR Memorandum from the Secretary

  • MemoSec 26-OCT-2007
    Strict observance and implementation of procedures and guidelines in the inventory of timber and rattan resources
  • MemoSec 30-JULY-2007
    Defining the parameters in the delegation of authorities to the field offices in the processing and issuance of community-based forest management agreements and resource utilization permits
  • MemoSec 12-JULY-2007
    Lifting the suspension of harvesting and transporting of planted trees/ timber cut in plantation forest covered by forestry tenure instruments
  • MemoSec 02-JULY-2007
    Review all titled properties within protected areas and proclaimed watersheds
  • MemoSec 02-MAY-2007
    Harvesting operations in timber license agreement (TLA) converted into integrated forest management agreement (IFMA) with utilized allowable cut.

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2007-33
    Amending DAO 2006-13 by lifting the ban on the cutting and transport of planted species within private lands and the cutting and transport of non-timber forest products (NTFPs) in the province of Lanao del Norte
  • DAO 2007-31
    Amending certain provisions of DAO 1994-07, and prescribing the use of computer generated Certificate of Timber Origin (CTO) and Certificate of Lumber Origin (CLO) forms
  • DAO 2007-13
    Lifting of the moratorium on new Wood Processing Plants (WPP's)

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2007-09
    Clarifications on the implementation of DAO 2007-13: "Lifting of the moratorium on new Wood Processing Plants (WPP's)"

2006

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2006-01
    Imposition of Total Ban on Logging, Tree Cutting and Transport of forest products in Lanao Del Norte.

DENR Memorandum from the Secretary

  • MemoSec 10-APR-2006
    Strict observance and implementation of procedures and guidelines in the inventory of timber and rattan resources
  • MemoSec 13-MAR-2006
    Defining the parameters in the delegation of authorities to the field offices in the processing and issuance of community-based forest management agreements and resource utilization permits

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2006-01
    Non-Tilting of Lands and Areas Suitable for fishery Purposes/ Operations even within Alienable and Disposable (A & D) Lands

2005

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 25-2005
    Guidelines in the Implementation of Upland Agro-forestry Program
  • DAO 23-2005
    Adoption and Implementation of Collaborative Approach to Watershed Management

DENR Memorandum Order

  • MO 19-2005
    Authorizing the Regional Executive Director of DENR Cordillera Administrative Region to Issue Cutting Permits Involving Thirty (30) Trees or Less.
  • MO 02-2005
    Special Recovery Authority for Stumps of Drifted Logs and Uprooted Trees in Quezon and Aurora
  • MO 01-2005
    Special Recovery Authority for Drifted Tops and Branches for Charcoal Making in Quezon and Aurora

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2005-05
    Adopting Forestry Definitions Concerning Forest Cover/Land Use)

2004

Presidential Proclamation

  • Proclamation No. 643
    Amending Proclamation no. 396 dated June 2, 2003, entitled "Enjoining the active participation of all government agencies, including government-owned and controlled corporations, private sector, schools, civil society groups and the citizenry in tree planting activity and declaring June 25, 2003 as Philipines Arbor day"

DENR Memorandum from the Secretary

  • MemoSec 05-NOV-2004
    Clarification on the Harvesting and Utilization of Non-timber Forest Products

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2004-59
    Rules and Regulations Governing the Special Uses of Forestlands
  • DAO 2004-52
    The Revised Guidelines in the Issuances of Cutting/Harvesting Permits in Private Titled Lands
  • DAO 2004-51
    Declaring a Portion of the Osmena Reforestation Project Located in Camp 7, Minglanilla, Cebu as Experimental Forest Station
  • DAOs 37-50 series of 2004
    "Declaring Certain Portions of the Public Forest as Agricultural Land (A and D) for Cropland and Other Purposes and Setting Aside Certain Parcels Thereof for Permanent Forest Purposes Under:
  • DAO 2004-50
    LC Project No. 24-B, Municipality of Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija"
  • DAO 2004-49
    LC Project No. 17-B, Municipality of Calaca, Batangas"
  • DAO 2004-48
    LC Project Nos. 19-A of Lubao, 29 of Sasmuan, 18-A of Guagua, 22-A of Minalin, 20-A of Macabebe and 21-B of Masantol, Province of Pampanga"
  • DAO 2004-47
    LC Project No. 1-D Roxas City, Province of Capiz"
  • DAO 2004-46
    LC Project No. 35-D, Municipality of Marihatag, Province of Surigao del Sur"
  • DAO 2004-45
    LC Project No. 1-Z, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan"
  • DAO 2004-44
    LC Project No. 1-Z-A, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan"
  • DAO 2004-43
    LC Project No. 9-S, Municipality of Maramag, Bukidnon"
  • DAO 2004-42
    LC Project No. 16-C and 17-B, Municipalities of Orion and Limay, Bataan"
  • DAO 2004-41
    LC Project No. 7-B, Municipality of Ivisan, Capiz and LC Project No. 64-B, Municipality of Oslob, Cebu"
  • DAO 2004-40
    LC Project Nos. 7-D and 9-C, Municipalities of Aparri and Ballesteros, Cagayan"
  • DAO 2004-39
    LC Project No. 17-K, Municipality of Siocon, Zamboanga del Norte"
  • DAO 2004-38
    LC Project No. 5-G, Municipality of Itogon, Benguet"
  • DAO 2004-37
    LC Project Nos. 14-B, 19-F and 23-C Municipalities of Claveria, Pamplona and Sanchez Mira, respectively, Province of Cagayan"
  • DAO 2004-35
    Amending Certain Sections of DAO 1999-36 Entitled "Revised Rules and Regulations Governing the Administration, Management, Development, and Disposition of Forest Lands Used for Grazing Purposes
  • DAO 2004-34
    Guidelines in the Preparation, Submission, Review and Approval of a Multi-year Operations Plan (MYOP) for Timber License Agreement (TLA) Holders
  • DAO 2004-30
    Revised Rules and Regulations Governing the Socialized Industrial Forest Management Program
  • DAO 2004-29
    Revised Rules and Regulations for the Implementation of E.O. 263, Otherwise Known as the community-based Forest Management Strategy
  • DAO 2004-28
    Rules and Regulations Governing the Use of Forestlands for Tourism Purposes
  • DAO 2004-16
    Prescribing the Revised Schedule of Forestry Administrative Fees
  • DAO 2004-04
    Guidelines on the Utilization and Transport of Planted Trees in Private Lands

DENR Memorandum Order

  • DMO 2004-04
    Prescribing a Reporting System for the Submission of Regional Monthly Report on Wood Importation and Disposition
  • DMO 2004-01
    Prescribing a Reporting System for the Submission of all Forestry Related Income Collection
    Monthly Collection Report on Forestry Fees and Charges

DENR Memorandum Circular

  • DMC 2004-12
    Revised Guidelines Governing the Identification of Forest Areas for the Establishment of African Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Plantation
  • DMC 2004-08
    Instructions Relative to the Preparation and Affirmation of CRMF and Work Plans in CBFM Areas Already Issued with CBFM Agreements
  • DMC 2004-06
    Guidelines in the Integration of Rainforestation Farming Strategy in the Development of Open and Denuded Areas Within Protected Areas and Other Appropriate Forest Lands

2003

DENR Administrative Order

  • DAO 2003-53
    Further Amending Sections 11 and 12 of MNR Administrative order No. 50 Series of 1986 (Integrated Regulation on the Establishment and Operations of Wood Processing Plants
  • DAO 2003-42
    Interim Guidelines for the Establishment of a Special Use of Forestland for Herbal/ Medicinal Plantation
  • DAO 2003-41
    Amending Certain Provisions of MNR Administrative Order No. 50, dated November 19, 1986, (Integrated Regulation on the Establishment and Operations of Wood Processing Plants)
  • DAO 2003-24
    Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA 9175 Entitled "Chainsaw Act of 2002"
  • DAO 2003-21
    Amending Certain Provisions of DENR Administrative Order No. 99-53, (The Regulations Governing the Integrated Forest Management program)
  • DAO 2003-18
    Amendment to Section IX of DENR Administrative Order No. 2000-11, Re: Disposition of Forest Products
  • DAO 2003-17
    Addendum to Section 4 of DENR Administrative Order No. 99-46 Re: Inclusion of Subic bay, Zambales as the Port of Entry for Imported Wood Materials
  • DAO 2003-11
    Repealing DENR Administrative Order No. 99-29 which Amends Certain Provisions of DAO 96-29 Related to the Processing and Approval of Community-based Forest Management Agreement (CBFMA)
  • DAO 2003-05
    Revocation of Memorandum Order No. 99-29 and DENR Administrative Order No. 2001-03 which Prescribed the Guidelines in the Implementation of Usufruct Rights in Tree Farming
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