LTO Region 2 – Cagayan Valley Region Offices

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) Region 2 (Cagayan Valley Region) is one of the thirteen (13) regional divisions of the agency. Just like how LTO functions at the headquarters, the agencies in Region 2 was created to oversee and manage the LTO project and policy implementation in the region. These offices are created so the agency can keep a close eye to the drivers and car owners and operators in an effort to maintain safe, efficient, convenient, and economical land transport service for the residents of the Cagayan Valley region.

As the LTO regional division in charge of the second largest Philippine administrative region, LTO Region 2 (Cagayan Valley Region) works towards the same goal as the other LTO offices in the country: To offer the same excellent and quality public service while making it more convenient to conduct the same activities and implement the same programs geared towards better economic, industrial and social development and safer public roads.

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What is LTO Region 2? 

LTO Region 2 (Cagayan Valley Region) refers to the LTO  offices in the second largest administrative region in the country, Region 2. These LTO offices were created to serve as an extension of the agency in the region, offering better, faster, and more convenient of LTO services—ranging from registration and renewal of motor vehicle (MV) and motorcycle (MC) registration to the issuance of license and permits, collection of fees, and enforcement of land transportation rules and regulations—to the locals in a bid to carry out their mandate as a government agency in the Philippines. 

The regional office of LTO in Region 2 is located in Tuguegarao City, a major urban and primary growth center in the Northeastern Luzon, which also serves as the regional and administrative center of the Cagayan Valley region. Tuguegarao City is also one of the fastest emerging cities in the country, and is dubbed as the “Gateway to the Ilocandia and the Cordilleras,”  making it the perfect site for an LTO office. Along with the LTO regional office and two other LTO branches in Tuguegarao, the region also houses district and extension offices as well as an LTO licensing center.

Mission and Vision of LTO Region 2

Like the LTO offices in other regions, the operations of LTO Region 2 are guided by the same mission and vision of the LTO central office.


To rationalize the land transportation services and facilities and 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.


To be a frontline government agency showcasing fast and efficient public service for a progressive land transport sector. 

Functions of LTO Region 2

Like the other LTO agencies, the LTO offices under the jurisdiction of LTO Region 2 share the same functions as the LTO central office. These functions include:

  • 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 Region 2

The LTO Region 2 offices are also tasked to oversee the implementation of policies and programs in the local area.  These LTO agencies are well-placed too such that they would be visible and more effective in high traffic sites in the following areas: 

  • LTO Aparri
  • LTO Aritao 
  • LTO Basco 
  • LTO Bayombong  
  • LTO Cabagan  
  • LTO Cabarroguis  
  • LTO Cauayan City
  • LTO Gattaran  
  • LTO Ilagan City
  • LTO Sanchez Mira  
  • LTO Roxas  
  • LTO San Isidro  
  • LTO Santiago City  
  • LTO Tuao  
  • LTO Tuguegarao City

List of LTO Agencies in Region 2

LTO also placed 16 different types of field offices under the jurisdiction of LTO Region 2. They were placed in different areas and categorized as follows:

  • District Offices (DO)
    • Aparri District Office
    • Basco District Office
    • Bayombong District Office
    • Cabarroguis District Office
    • Cauayan District Office
    • Ilagan District Office
    • Roxas District Office
    • San Isidro District Office
    • Tuguegarao District Office 
  • Extension Offices (EO)
    • Aritao Extension Office
    • Cabagan Extension Office
    • Gattaran Extension Office
    • Sanchez Mira Extension Office
    • Santiago Extension Office
    • Tuao Extension Office
  • Licensing Center (LC)
    • Tuguegarao Licensing Center

List of LTO Services Offered by LTO Agencies under LTO Region 2

The LTO services offered by the different agencies under the jurisdiction of LTO Region 2 include:

  • License And Permit
    • Student Permit
    • New Driver’s License (Non-Professional)
    • Conductor’s License
    • Plain or Advance Renewal of Driver’s/Conductor’s License and Renewal of Driver’s License of Filipino Living Abroad
    • Miscellaneous License Transactions
    • Renewal of Driver’s / Conductor’s License with Examination [Expired for more than two (2) years] and/or with ten (10) or more but less than forty (40) Demerit Points
    • Change Classification from Non-Professional Driver’s License (NPDL)  Code to Professional Driver’s License Code with Same Driver’s License (PDL) Code
    • Additional Driver’s License Code/s
    • Conversion of Foreign Driver’s License to Philippine Driver’s License Including Renewal of Expired Philippine Driver’s License with a Valid Foreign Driver’s License
    • Change Classification from Professional Driver’s License (PDL) Code to Non-Professional Driver’s License Code (NPDL), Dropping of DL Code and Change Clutch Type
    • Request for System Updates (RSU) for Double License
    • Request for System Update (RSU) for License and Customer Details/Misrepresentation of Age/Identity
    • Accreditation of Medical Clinics – New
    • Accreditation of Medical Clinics – Renewal
    • Registration of Physicians – New
    • Registration of Physicians – Renewal
    • Accreditation of Driving School / Driving Enhancement Program Training Center – New
    • Accreditation of Driving School / Driving Enhancement Program Training Center – Renewal
    • Accreditation of Driving Instructor – New
    • Accreditation of Driving Instructor – Renewal
    • Examination for Driving School Instructors
    • Driving Enhancement Program (DEP)
  • Vehicle Registration
    • Initial Registration of Motor Vehicle (MV)
    • Renewal of Motor Vehicle (MV) Registration
    • Storage of Motor Vehicle
    • Miscellaneous Transactions
    • Re-Stamping of Engine/Chasis Number
    • Request for Motor Vehicle Verification
    • Motor Vehicle Inspection
  • Miscellaneous Transactions
    • Duplicate OR/CR
    • Duplicate Plate
    • Transfer of Ownership
    • Annotation & Cancellation of Mortgage
    • Revision of Records
    • Duplicate License (for Lost Licenses)
  • Insurance
  • Proper Driver Education
  • Law Enforcement
    • Settlement of Admitted Apprehension
    • Adjudication of Contested Apprehension
    • Encoding of Alarm
    • Filing of Complaint and Lifting of Alarm
    • Lifting of Alarm (Traffic Adjudication Service)
    • Certification of No Pending Apprehension and Alarm
  • Collection of fees from law enforcement violations
  • Drug testing
  • Emission testing
  • Inventory of Plates
  • The use of self-service kiosks 
  • Process Application for New Driver’s License (DL) via the Automated Driver’s License Examination System (ADLES) Facility 
  • Accreditation 

Note: Some offices may have limited facilities so some LTO services may not be readily available. Having said that, we recommend checking with the LTO branch first if they are offering the service you require before making the trip.

Where is the Cagayan Valley Region (Region 2)

Cagayan Valley region is the second largest administrative region in the Philippines, located in the northeastern section of Luzon. Nestled in the valley between the Cordilleras and the Sierra Madre mountain ranges, it features a relatively large land area, hosting five (5) provinces and four (4) chartered cities. 

Geographically, the region houses the country’s largest and longest river, the eponymous Cagayan River, which runs through the region and flows from the Caraballo Mountains to Aparri. It is bordered to the west by the Cordillera mountain range, to the east by the Sierra Madre, to the south by the Caraballo Mountains, and to the north by the Luzon Strait.

How to Contact LTO Region 2

All LTO services are meant to make the roads safer. These services require drivers and car owners to adhere to the rules and regulations of the road. Some LTO offices may not be able to offer the full range of services that the agency generally offers. As such, it is important to reach out to the specific LTO branch you intend to visit first to check if they entertain the kind of service you need them for.

Reaching out to LTO Region 2 can be done either through the specific LTO agencies under the regional jurisdiction or through the LTO Cagayan Valley Region (Region 2) directly. This can be done either by making a call or by sending an email or a message to their official social media accounts. They can also visit any of the LTO offices in the region.

Contact Information 

For questions, concerns, or complaints, you may contact LTO Region 2 via the following:

Land Transportation Office Region 2 – Office of the Regional Director

Agency Code: 0200
Office Address: San Gabriel Village, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
Telephone Number: (078)844-0160, 09771334083
Head of Agency: Romeo Solomon, Sergio A. Sales
Email Address:
Operating Hours: 8AM – 5PM (Mondays-Fridays)

Google Map Location

Because the regional office in the Cagayan Valley region is in a high-traffic location, it is easily accessible to many people either by public or private transport.   There are all kinds of transport service available, from buses to jeepneys, tricycles and taxis, so it is quite easy to go in and around the different areas of the region, too. 

If you are driving a private vehicle, you can easily check for driving directions or travel routes to the Cagayan Valley Region and the cities and municipalities in Region 2 by checking the map below:

Land Transportation Office Region 2 – Cagayan Valley Region

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