About CBMS

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 11315, otherwise known as the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Act approved on 17 April 2019, and the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) signed on 20 May 2020, the PSA is mandated to implement the CBMS.
What is CBMS?
CBMS as defined by the law refers to an organized technology-based system of collecting, processing and validating necessary disaggregated data that may be used for planning, program implementation and impact monitoring at the local level while empowering communities to participate in the process. It involves the generation of data at the local level which serves as a basis in targeting households in the planning, budgeting and implementation of government programs geared towards poverty alleviation and economic development. This system merges the methodologies used in data collection activities of all national agencies,…

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Latest Releases

Reference Number: 2021-027
Release Date: 14 January 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), as the lead implementing agency of the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS), concluded its CBMS... Read more about Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Jingle, Logo, and Tagline-Making Contests Announcement of Winners

Reference Number: 2020-238
Release Date: 28 August 2020

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), as the lead agency to implement the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS), per Republic Act 11135... Read more about DILG, DICT, and PSA convene at the 1st CBMS Council Meeting

Reference Number: 2020-087
Release Date: 26 May 2020

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) signed the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 11315 or An Act Establishing A Community-... Read more about Ceremonial Signing of the CBMS Act IRR