The Land Transportation Office (LTO) National Capital Region (NCR) East is one of the two subregions of the LTO NCR—one of the thirteen (13) regional divisions of the agency. It was created after Department Order No. 2018 – 021 delineated the functions of LTO NCR. Most of the LTO NCR functions were delegated to LTO NCR West, which retained even the address of LTO NCR, whereas, LTO NCR East broke off to form a new office where they can handle the delegated task of maintaining safe, efficient, comfortable, and economical land transport service for the transacting public in the seven (7) NCR cities under its jurisdiction.
As a subregion, LTO NCR East covers the East Zone of Metro Manila which encompasses seven cities, including Mandaluyong, Pasig, Pateros, San Juan, Taguig, Marikina, and most parts of Quezon City.
The LTO offices in the area work the same way as the others, offering the same excellent and quality public service and conducting the same activities geared towards better land transport service. To learn more about the LTO NCR East and the LTO offices in the cities within its jurisdiction, keep reading this guide.
What is LTO NCR East?
The Land Transportation Office – National Capital Region East (LTO NCR-East) is a subdivision of the agency of the Philippine government under the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and is responsible for the land transportation sector in the Philippines. It came to life in September 2018 by virtue of the Department Order No. 2018-021, otherwise known as the Delineation of Functions in the Land Transportation Office in the National Capital Region.
The LTO NCR East region, is one of the most proactive LTO regions, rendering numerous successful projects including Unity Ride, Tsuper Heroes, and Road Safety Seminars, among others. They have also received numerous positive feedbacks for excellent public service offered within its jurisdiction.
History of LTO NCR East
It started as a humble office, originally taking temporary refuge at the MID Library of the LTO Central Office. Later, in 2019, it was awarded the former Operations Divisions office located on the Ground floor of the LTO Main Office Bldg. in East Ave., Quezon City to become its permanent home.
Mission and Vision of LTO NCR East
The operations of LTO NCR East is guided by the following mission and vision:
Rationalize the land transportation services and facilities and to effectively implement the various transportation laws, rules, and regulations. It is the responsibility of those involved in the public service to be more vigilant in their part in the overall development scheme of the national leadership. Hence, promotion of safety and comfort in land travel is a continuing commitment of the LTO.
A frontline government agency showcasing fast and efficient public service for a progressive land transport sector.
Functions of LTO NCR East
The offices under the jurisdiction of LTO NCR East shares the same functions as the rest of the agency, working on the following:
- Inspection of motor vehicles
- Registration of motor vehicles
- Issuance of license and permits
- Collection of fees and penalties
- Enforcement of land transportation rules and regulations, and
- Adjudication of traffic cases
- Collection of Revenue for the government
LTO-Serviced Cities in the LTO NCR East Region
The LTO NCR East oversees various agencies under its jurisdiction. These LTO agencies are placed strategically to enjoy the traffic brought by the prime locations in the following areas:
- LTO Quezon City Office;
- LTO Marikina Office;
- LTO San Juan Office;
- LTO Mandaluyong Office;
- LTO Pasig Office;
- LTO Pateros Office; and
- LTO Taguig Office
List of LTO Agencies in the NCR East Region
LTO also placed 28 different types of field offices as follows:
- District Offices (DO)
- Diliman DO (Registration)
- La Loma DO (Mixed)
- Marikina DO (Mixed)
- Novaliches DO (Mixed)
- Pasig DO (Mixed)
- Quezon City DO (Mixed)
- San Juan DO (Mixed)
- Valenzuela DO (Mixed)
- Public Utility Vehicle Renewal Center (PUVRC) (Registration)
- Licensing Centers (LC)
- Quezon City Licensing Center
- San Juan Licensing Center
- Extension Offices (EO)
- Valenzuela Licensing EO
- Mandaluyong EO
- Quezon City EO
- Taguig EO
- Taguig Licensing EO
- Inspection Centers
- Driver’s License Renewal Centers/Offices (DLRC/DLRO)
- Ali Mall
- Choice Mall
- Ever Gotesco Mall
- Fairview Center Mall
- Robinsons Galleria
- Robinsons Metro East
- Robinsons Place Fairview
- SM North EDSA
- QCLC Renewal Section
Video: Visiting LTO NCR to Process MV Registration
Just like how it is in other LTO offices, the LTO NCR East Offices are meant to make the LTO services more accessible, faster, and more convenient for the people in the area. This is good news, especially for the people who need to comply with the LTO rules and regulations and secure either a driver’s license or a student permit or get their MV or MC registered first before getting on the road.
To learn more about getting a Theoretical Driving Course (TDC) and its certificate as well as how to acquire a driver’s license from this explainer video from LTO NCR East.
How to Contact LTO NCR East
Reaching out to LTO NCR East can be done via any of the specific LTO Agencies under the regional jurisdiction or via the LTO NCR East Regional office directly by making a call, sending an email or a message via their social media accounts. The can also make a direct visit to any of the LTO offices in the region.
LTO NCR East can be reached via the following contact information:
LTO National Capital Region East Zone (NCR East)
Office Address: G/F LTO Main Office Bldg., East Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Official website: https://www.ltoncreast.com/
Official Facebook page: https://web.facebook.com/ltoncreastofficial/
Official Twitter account: https://twitter.com/ltoncreast
Official Youtube account: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyJBC91w1O02tWMPWbBirsQ
Operating Hours: 8AM – 5PM (Mondays-Fridays)
Where is NCR East
The National Capital Region (NCR) also refers to Metropolitan Manila or Metro Manila, the capital region of the Philippines. It is the seat of most national government offices and the center for international diplomacy, culture (including arts and entertainment), economy, and education and is located in the southwestern portion of Luzon. It houses the LTO Central Office in one of the sixteen (16) cities and one municipality.
NCR East, on the other hand, refers to the East Zone of the National Capital Region (NCR), encompassing the cities of Mandaluyong, Pasig, Pateros, San Juan, Taguig, Marikina, and most parts of Quezon City. It lies along the flat alluvial and deltaic plains of Pasig River, with territories in the east side of the metropolitan Manila area.
Google Map Location
Because NCR is central to most government, education and commercial activities, the transportation in the region is pretty much well-developed, making it easy to go in and around the region either by private car or via public transport. There are numerous trains, buses, vans, and jeepneys with different travel routes, making land travel convenient in and around the NCR east zone.
For complete driving directions or specific information on the driving directions or travel routes to NCR and the cities and LTO Offices in the NCR East Region, then you may refer to the map below: