Mandaue City Council approves resolution asking barangays to waive payment for brgy. certification of solo parents

SOLO parents in Mandaue City may get a barangay certification free of charge.

This, after the City Council approved on Monday, November 28, 2022, Resolution 212-2022 that requests all 27 barangays in the city to issue or release a barangay certification at no cost to applicants who are solo parents.

Councilor Jimmy Lumapas, the resolution’s author, pointed out that solo parents are required to present a barangay certification to qualify and avail herself or himself of benefits from the Mandaue City Solo Parent Office (SPO).

“The City Government of Mandaue is committed to help the plight of every solo parents in the barangay by giving them easy access to these documents without cost from their end and for the City to truly exercise due diligence in launching without cost that would allow them to alleviate their personal capacity and be able to avail of the benefits which are made available for each and every solo parents,” he said. (MKG, PJB)