Welcome to the PPRC website

Philippine Panamanian Resource Center

Banilad, Cebu City

Services Offered



How To Apply

Step 1 – Fill out Application Form and complete all Requirements and save in USB, PDF format.

Step 2 – Prepare License and Endorsement Fees, deposit in Bank of Commerce.

Account Number: 505-00-001238-1
Bank Name: Bank of Commerce – Banilad Cebu
Address: First Jomika Realty Bldg. 888 A.S Fortuna St., Banilad Mandaue City Cebu

Step 3 – Prepare PPRC Processing Fees in Cash, exact amount please.

Step 4 – Bring USB, Proof of Payment/Deposit Slip and Processing fees exact amount to PPRC office at Regency Crest, Banilad for verification and processing. 

Step 5 – PPRC will issue Transitional Certificate in 1-2 working days, Seaman’s Books will be issued in 1-2 weeks, PPRC will advice you via text or email.



Application Form

Reference Guide


Contact Us

Telephone Number:

(032) 346-9548

‭+63 917 328 6126‬

Email Address:



Greetings to all seafarers, owners, operators and manning agents of vessels under the Panamanian Registry!

PPRC, on behalf of the Embassy and Consulate General of the Republic of Panama in Manila, is now open and ready to issue seaman’s books and endorsements in the City of Cebu. PPRC’s services are quick, convenient, and with competitive processing fees. We at PPRC look forward to being of service to you!