Municipal Fisherfolk Registration System V2.2




What is FishR?

A year-long program of the BFAR designed to enhance, fast-track and complete the Municipal Fisherfolk Registry of coastal Local Government Units (LGUs) nationwide in accordance to RA 8550.

Program Objectives:
  • Develop and promote a simplified and standardized national registration sytem for municipal fisherfolk
  • Get the support of all coastal municipalities and cities to use the standardized registration system and to integrate with and regularly update the FRS
  • Use the data in the FRS to design fisheries management and biodiversity conservation measures
Managed by DA-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
Fisheries Information Management Center