Starting Wednesday, April 1, the National Bureau of Investigation will no longer entertain walk-ins as it implements a fully online application process for NBI clearance.
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has announced that starting tomorrow, April 1, it will be fully implementing its online application process for the NBI Clearance and will no longer entertain walk-ins.
“We are rolling out this new procedure to help our brothers and sisters get their clearances fast and in a most convenient way. Almost all of us are using the Internet, we better make use of them in transacting business with the NBI,” said NBI spokesman Nick Suarez said on Monday, March 30.
The registration and appointment system for the NBI clearance will all be done online nationwide. Applicants may accomplish the application form at www.doj.gov.ph/nbi, www.nbi.gov.ph, and clearance.nbi.gov.ph.
“With the implementation of the new NBI system, we shall continue to roll out and implement solutions to progressively eliminate queues and simplify processes,” Suarez said.
NBI Application Forms will no longer be available to walk-in applicants and are now encouraged to go online and visit the NBI website at www.nbi.gov.ph or clearance.nbi.gov.ph. Applicants can then fill out the forms on the website, select the NBI Branch where they want the Clearance to be processed and set the date of appointment. As for payments, applicants have four options: Bank (over the counter), Bank (online), Mobile, and Bayad Center.
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