DTI Compedium Laws and Relevant Laws


Accreditation of Repair Shop and Services

CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 1988 Amending Rule X of Ministry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, entitled "Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Enterprises engaged in the Service and Repair of Motor Vehicles, Heavy Equipment, Engine and Engineering Works; Electronics, Electrical, Air conditioning and Refrigeration; Office Machines and Data Processing Equipment; Medical and Dental Equipment, and Other Consumer Mechanical and Industrial Equipment, Appliances or Devices, including the Technical Personnel employed therein" February 10, 1988
Department Administrative Order No. 2, s. 1994 Further amending certain provisions of Ministry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, as amended by Department Order No. 69 Series of 1993 (Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Service and Repair Enterprises June 2, 1994
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 2006 Further amending certain provisions of Ministry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, as amended, particularly providing for Standard Classification for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Service and Repair Enterprises  March 29, 2006
Department Administrative Order No. 4, s. 1995 Further amending certain provisions of Ministry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, as amended (Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Service and Repair Enterprises) May 19, 1995
Department Administrative Order No. 6, s. 1988 In the interest of the service and pursuant to Section 1 of Department Administrative Order No. 1, Series of 1988, amending Rule X of Minsitry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, entitles "Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Enterprises, etc." the following are herby appointed to the National Accreditation Committee of Services and Repair Enterprises  
Department Order No. 69, s. 1993 Further amending certain provision of Ministry Order No. 32, Series of 1985, as amended (Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Service and Repair Enterprises  
Ministry Order No. 32, s. 1985 Rules and regulations on the accreditation of enterprises engaged in the service and repair of motor vehicles, heavy equipment, engine and engineering works; electronics, electrical,air conditioning and refrigeration; office machines and data processing equipment; medical and dental equipment, and other consumer mechanical and industrial equipment, alliances or devices, including the technical personnel employed therein  

Business Name (BN) Related

Business Development and Regulation

Exports


CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 2014 Revising DAO No. 6, Series of 2008, Guidelines in resolving export trade complains formally lodged with the Department of Trade and Industry February 24, 2014
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 1995 Accreditation of exporters vis-a-vis incentives under the Export Development Act (R.A No. 7884) May 10, 1995
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 1996 Guidelines in the use of New Export Declaration (ED) Form May 26, 1996
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 2009 Implementing Rules and Regulation on the Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) availment for Philippine imports of TINPLATE (TP). Hot rolled (HR) and Cold Rolled (CR) steel from Japan under the Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA) April 17, 2009

SME


CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 2003 Implementing rules and regulation of R.A. 9178, otherwise known as the "Barangay Micro Business Enterprises (BMBEs) Act of 2002" February 7, 2003
Department Administrative Order No. 12, s. 1995 Rules and Regulations implementing R.A. no. 7882 entitled "An Act Providing Assistance to Women Engaging in Micro and Cottage Business Enterprises, and for other purposes" November 13, 1995
Department Administrative Order No. 14-5, s. 2014 Implementing rules and regulations for Republic Act No. 10644 an act promoting job generation and inclusive growth through the development of micro, small and medium enterprises, otherwise known as the "Go Negosyo Act" December 19, 2014
Department Administrative Order No. 2, s. 2006 Implementing Guidelines for the Administration of the BMBE Development Fund under Section 10 of Republic Act 9178, otherwise known as the Barangay Micro Business Enterprises Act of 2002  
Department Administrative Order No. 4, s. 2009 Operating guidelines in the Implementation of Republic Act No. 7470, otherwise known as the "National Economic Research and Business Assistance Center of the Philippines Act of 1992"  
Department Administrative Order No. 9, s. 2008 Rules and Regulations to implement Republic Act No. 6977, as amended by Republic Act No. 8289, and further amended by Republic Act No. 9501 otherwise known as the amended "Magna Carta for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises" August 20, 2008
Joint Memorandum Circular No. 6 S. 2015 Policy guidelines and procedures in the implementation of the Bottom-Up Budgeting projects of FY 2015 February 27, 2015
Memorandum Order No. 13-1627, S. 2013 Guidelines for the Processing, Evaluation, Approval and Monitoring of projects under the DTI Shared Service Facilities Project  
Memorandum Order No. 15-58,  2015 Amended guidelines for the Implementation of 2014 Shared Service Facilities (SSF) Funds January 20, 2015

Others


CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Joint DTI-DOF-BOC-BIR Administrative Order No. 01, s. 2004 Revised Rules and Regulations implementing R.A. No. 8502, otherwise known as, The "Jewelry Industry Development Act of 1998" May 27, 2004
Joint DTI-DENR-DA-DOF-DOH-DILG-DOLE-DOTC Administrative Order No. 01, s. 2009 The Adoption and Implementation of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) May 25, 2009

E-Commerce

Fair Trade (Consumer and Price Related)

Consumer Related


CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 1990 Creation of Special Task Forces and Guidelines on the implementation of National Emergency Memorandum Order No. 7, entitled "Directing emergency measures to protect the people from hoarding, profiteering, injurious speculations, manipulation of prices and other pernicious practices affecting the supply of palay and rice" February 12, 1990
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 1994 Designating DTI Regional/Provincial Directors as NCAC Coordinators January 5, 1994
Department Administrative Order No. , s. 2008 Addenda to the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 7394, otherwise known as the Consumer Act of the Philippines or the Department Administrative Order No. 2, series of 1993 on the Matter of Chapter IV on Labeling and Fair Packaging January 21, 2008
Department Administrative Order No. 10, s. 2002 Amending Department Order No. 16, series of 1990 - Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Consumer Organizations pursuant to LOI 1337, to include general provisions; new accreditation procedures and conditions of accreditation; duties and responsibilities of accredited consumer organizations ; and Roles of the Department of Trade and Industry  
Department Administrative Order No. 14, s. 1990 Modifying Ministry Order No. 69 Series of 1983, to include provisions of the New Civil Code on Warranties of a Seller and Batas Pambansa Bilang 8 in the enumeration of "Trade and Industry Laws" November 28, 1990
Department Administrative Order No. 2, s. 1991 Amending the Provisions of Commerce Administrative Order No. 2, series of 1962 as amended, governing the packaging, labeling, marking or branding of products manufactured in and/or imported in the Philippines February 7, 1991 
Department Administrative Order No. 2, s. 1993 Rules and Regulations implementing Republic Act No. 7394, otherwise known as the Consumer Act of the Philippines June 10, 1993 
Department Administrative Order No. 10-02, s. 2010 Addenda to Department Administrative Order No. 2, series of 1993 or the Rules and Regulations implementing Republic Act No. 7394, otherwise known as the Consumer Act of the Philippines particularly Chapter VI thereof on Sales Promotion February 12, 2010
Department Administrative Order 13-02, s. 2013 Amendments to Certain Provisions of:1. Department Administrative Order (DAO) No. 05, series of 2007 ("Rules on Mediation in the Resolution of Inquiries, Complaints and/or Cases Filed the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for Violations of the Consumer Act of the Philippines and Other Trade and Industry Laws Supplementing Department Administrative Order No. 07, series of 2006"); and2. Department Administrative Order (DAO) No. 07, series of 2006 ("Instituting the Simplified and Uniform Rules of Procedure for Administrative Cases Filed with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for Violations of the Consumer Act of the Philippines and Other Trade and Industry Laws") December 18, 2013
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 1993 Amending Department Order No. 124, series of 1992 June 30, 1993 
Department Administrative Order No. 14-3, s. 2014 Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10642, an Act Strengthening Consumer Protection in the Purchase of brand new Motor Vehicles November 17, 2014 
Department Administrative Order No. 10-04, s. 2010 Guidelines on the Issuance, Use and Redemption of Gift Checks, Certificates of Gift Cards in accordance with Republic Act No. 7394 or the Consumer Act of the Philippines, and for Other Purposes June 25, 2010
Department Administrative Order No. 14-4, s. 2014 Amendments to the Department Administrative Order No. 14-3 series of 2014 (DAO 14-3, s. 2014) otherwise known as the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No.10642, an Act Strengthening Consumer Protection in the Purchase of brand new Motor Vehicles December 15, 2014
Department Administrative Order No. 05, s. 2007 Rules on Mediation in the Resolution of Inquiries, Complaints and/or Cases Filed with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for Violations of the Consumer Act of the Philippines and Other Trade and Industry Laws Supplementing Department Administrative Order No. 07, series of 2006 July 19, 2007
Department Administrative Order No. 06, s. 2007 Revised Schedule of Administrative Fines for Violations of the Consumer Act of the Philippines and some Trade and Industry Laws August 24, 2007
Department Administrative Order No. 07, s. 2003 Amending Certain Provisions of Department Administrative Order No. 10, series of 2002 entitled "Amending Department Administrative Order No. 16, series of 1990 (Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Consumer Organizations pursuant to LOI 1337, to include General Provisions; New Accreditation Procedures and Conditions of Accreditation; Duties and Responsibilities of Accredited Consumer Organizations; and Roles of the Department of Trade and Industry" September 4, 2003 
Department Administrative Order No. 07, s. 2006 Instituting the Simplified and Uniform Rules of Procedure for Administrative Cases Filed with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for Violations of the Consumer Act of the Philippines and Other Trade and Industry Laws July 14, 2006 
Department Administrative Order No. 08, s. 2002 Rules and Regulations Implementing Article 53 of the Consumer Act of the Philippines (R.A. 7394) in Relation to Section 8 Rule II, Chapter I, Title III of Department Administrative Order No. 2, series of 1993 Prohibiting Chain Distribution Plans or Pyramid Sales Schemes in the Sale of Consumer Products August 28, 2002 
Department Administrative Order No. 09-09, s. 2009 Amending Section 6 of DAO No. 10, series of 2002, as amended by DAO No. 7, series of 2003 (Amending Department Administrative Order No. 16, series of 1990 - Rules and Regulations on the Accreditation of Consumer Organizations pursuant to Letter of Instructions No. 1337, to include General Provisions; New Accreditation Procedures and Conditions of Accreditation; Duties and Responsibilities of Accredited Consumer Organizations; and Roles of the Department of Trade and Industry) for the Purpose of Modifying Qualification of an Applicant November 3, 2009 

Price Related


CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 10, s. 2006 Reiterating the Rules on Price Tags/Labels and Providing Prohibition Against the Imposition of a Surcharge, Extra Charge or Additional Charge in the Use of Credit/Automated Teller Machine (ATM)/Debit Cards for Payment of Purchases of Consumer Products or Services October 18, 2006
Department Administrative Order No. 4, s. 1999 Amending the provisions of Department Administrative Order No. 2, series of 1993 specifically Section 1, Rule XI, Chapter IV, Title III thereof (Requiring Clear Indication of Prices in Price Tags, Lists) and Rule IV, Chapter VI, Title III thereof (Price Advertising) April 27, 1999
Department Administrative Order No. 09-06, s. 2009 Directing All Market Administrators to strictly implement the Provisions of R.A. No. 7581, otherwise known as the "Price Act" September 30, 2009
Department Administrative Order No. 09-07, s. 2009 Deputation of All Field Personnel of the National Bureau of Investigation to strictly implement the Provisions of R.A. No. 7581, otherwise known as the "Price Act" October 2, 2009
Department Administrative Order No. 09, s. 2002 Providing Rules on Price Tags/Labels Authorizing the use of Shelf Pricing in combination with Modern Technology for Automatic Product Identification September 10, 2002 
DTI-DA-DOH-DENR-DOE Joint Administrative Order No. 13-1, s. 2013 Amendments to the DTI, DA, DOH, DENR Joint Administrative Order No. 1. series of 1993 (JAO 1, s. 1993) otherwise known as the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 7581 (Price Act) December 16, 2013 

Fines and Fees

CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
Department Administrative Order No. 6, s. 1999 Prescribing a revised schedule of fees and charges, and for other procedures July 14, 1999

Freight Forwarding

CodeSubjectDate of Issuance
PSB Administrative Order No. 6, s. 2005 Philippine Shippers' Bureau - Revised Rules on Freight Forwarding November 23, 2005

Granting of Special Discounts to Senior Citizens

Miscellaneous

Private Emission Testing Centers

Product Standards

Code Subject Date of Issuance
BPS Memorandum Circular No. 15-3, s. 2015 List of Products under Mandatory Certification January 28, 2015
Department Administrative Order No. 15-01, s. 2015 Measures to facilitate the issuance of the Import Commodity Clearance  
Department Administrative Order No. 1, s. 1987 Standardization of Medical Grade Oxygen in Cylinders  
Department Administrative Order No. 01, s. 1998 Repeal of DAO No. 8, series of 1996 and sub-section 1.5 of DAO No. 2, series of 1989 January 16, 1998
Department Administrative Order No. 01, s. 2006 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Portland Cement February 7, 2006 
Department Administrative Order No. 10, s. 1999 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Electrical Products - Boxes for rigid metal conduits  October 28, 1999
Department Administrative Order No. 10, s. 2008 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Protective Helmets and their Visors for Drivers and Passengers of Motor Cycles and Mopeds September 8, 2008
Department Administrative Order No. 09-10, s. 2009 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for hot-dip metallic-coated steel sheets for roofing November 23, 2009
Department Administrative Order No. 11, s. 2006 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Blended Hydraulic Cement with Pozzolan November 28, 2006
Department Administrative Order No. 12, s. 2008 Mandatory Philippine National Standards related to the use of LPG and CNG in Motor Vehicles September 29, 2008
Department Administrative Order No. 13, s. 2008 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Fireworks December 24, 2008 
Department Administrative Order No. 02, s. 1998 Mandatory Philippine National Standard October 9, 1998 
Department Administrative Order No. 02, s. 2001 Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 8970 May 11, 2001
Department Administrative Order No. 02, s. 2002 Defining the Responsibilities and Liabilities of Manufacturers, Importers, Traders, Wholesalers, Distributors, Retailers and or their Agents, with regard to products covered by Mandatory Product Certification and Prescribing Penalties for Violation thereof July 01, 2002
Department Administrative Order No. 02, s. 2005 Mandatory Philippine National Standard (PNS) for Electric copper wires and cables February 15, 2005
Department Administrative Order No. 14-2, s. 2014 Implementing Guidelines for the Mandatory Certification of Audio & Video Products covered by PNS IEC 60065:2007 - Audio, Video and Similar Electronic Apparatus - Safety Requirements April 1, 2014
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 1987 Standardization of Fire Hose  
Department Administrative Order No. 3, s. 1998 Mandatory Philippine National Standard February 19, 1999
Department Administrative Order No. 03, s. 2001 Timetable for Compliance with RA 8970 May 11, 2001 
Department Administrative Order No. 03, s. 2008 Rules and Regulations concerning the Safety of Low Voltage Equipment February 7, 2008
Department Administrative Order No. 11-03, s. 2011 Mandatory Philippine National Standards  
Department Administrative Order No. 4, s. 1996 Mandatory Philippine National Standards June 10, 1996 
Department Administrative Order No. 04, s. 2000 Mandatory Philippine National Standards  August 9, 2000
Department Administrative Order No. 04, s. 2002 Mandatory Philippine National Standard for Safety-belts and Restraint Systems July 31, 2002 
Department Administrative Order No. 04, s. of 2008 The New Rules and Regulations concerning the Philippine Standard (PS) Quality and/or Safety Certification Mark scheme of the Bureau of Product Standards (BPS) February 7, 2008 
Department Administrative Order No. 11-04, s. 2011 Mandatory Philippine National Standards (PNS) for various electrical and electronics products  
Department Administrative Order No. 5, s. 1987 Standardization of Ballasts for High Pressure Mercury Vapor Lamps  
Department Administrative Order No. 5, s. 1991 Mandatory Philippine National Standards February 27, 1991
Department Administrative Order No. 5, s. 1992 Mandatory Philippine National Standards January 14, 1993
Department Administrative Order No. 5, s. 1996 Guidelines for the Return or Disposal of DTI-BPS Tested Product Samples July 11, 1996
Department Administrative Order No. 05, s. 1997 Amending PNS 15-5:1995, as implemented by DAO 6, series of 1996 August 20, 1997
Department Administrative Order No. 05, s. 2000 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for Fire Protection and Fire Fighting Equipment October 18, 2000
Department Administrative Order No. 05, s. 2002 Mandatory Philippine National Standards  August 6, 2002
Department Administrative Order No. 05, s. 2008 The New Rules and Regulations concerning the Issuance of Import Commodity Clearance under the Product Certification Mark Scheme of the Bureau of Product Standards (BPS) February 7, 2008
Department Administrative Order No. 10-05, s. 2010 Recall of PNS 127:2004 - Cold-reduced carbon steel sheet of commercial and drawing qualities - Specifications from the list of Mandatory Philippine National Standards June 28, 2010 
Department Administrative Order No. 6, s. 1987 Standardization of Pressurized Kerosene Stoves July 23, 1987 
Department Administrative Order No. 6, s. 1995 Mandatory Philippine National Standard June 26, 1995 
Department Administrative Order No. 6, s. 1996 Mandatory Philippine National Standard August 8, 1996
Department Administrative Order No. 06, s. 2004 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for Power transformers, power supply units and similar devices May 6, 2004 
Department Administrative Order No. 06, s. 2006 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for low carbon steel wires - Plain/annealed/zinc coated July 5, 2006 
Department Administrative Order No. 7, s. 1990 Policies and Guidelines on Metrication April 26, 1990 
Department Administrative Order No. 07, s. 2002 Mandatory Philippine National Standards August 27, 2002 
Department Administrative Order No. 07, s. 2008 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for Equal Leg Angle Bars March 24, 2008 
Department Administrative Order No. 8, s. 1987 Standardization of Carbon Steel Wire Rods July 23, 1987 
Department Administrative Order No. 8, s. 1988 Labelling of Finished Textile Fabrics, Ready-Made Garments and Piece Goods  
Department Administrative Order No. 08, s. 1997 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for switches for household and similar fixed-electrical installation; plugs and socket-outlets for household and similar purposes; and general use snap switches November 5, 1997 
Department Administrative Order No. 08, s. 2008 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for Zinc and Zinc-alloy-coated Steel Barbed Wires August 15, 2008 
Department Administrative Order No. 09-08, s. 2009 Guidelines on Warranties on Energy Efficient Lamps and Ballasts November 3, 2009 
Department Administrative Order No. 9, s. 1987 Standardization of Magnet Wires July 23, 1987 
Department Administrative Order No. 9, s. 1991 Amending DTI-DAO No. 7, series of 1990 - Policies and Guidelines on Metrication July 23, 1991 
Department Administrative Order No. 09, s. 1997 Prescribing a Revised Schedule of Testing Fees of the Bureau of Product Standards Testing Center October 31, 1997 
Department Administrative Order No. 09, s. 2006 Mandatory Philippine National Standards for Safety Glass for Road Vehicle September 4, 2006

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