The City Government of Malolos in cooperation with Paymaya Philippines, Inc. has recently launched the establishment of City ID card for its citizens; for the purpose of accessing citizen services, pay for fees and transactions, receive remittances, as well as receive cash allowances and other monetary benefits from the local government.
The citizen ID cards will be available to government employees and resident beneficiaries of Malolos City, including student scholars, senior citizens, single parents, and persons with disabilities (PWDs).
“Our goal is to make our constituents enjoy the benefits of digital. With this all-in-one citizen card initiative powered by PayMaya, we are enabling our citizens have a better quality of life and access to the digital economy. At the same time, we are also accelerating the transformation of Malolos City as a truly digital city,” said Malolos City Mayor Christian D. Natividad.
Aside from Malolos City, PayMaya is being used by other local governments including Balanga City, Muntinlupa City, Catbalogan City and Tacloban City. It is also being used as all-in-one ID cards by schools and as disbursement cards by enterprises.
Aside from functioning as an ID and payments card, the PayMaya-enabled citizen ID card can also be used for ATM withdrawals. It can also be accepted for payments anywhere in the world – both for online and physical stores – where Visa is honored.
PayMaya can be reloaded in over 15,000 top-up partner stations nationwide which include SM Business Centers, Robinsons Department Store Business Centers, 711 stores, Petron stations along NLEX, Ministop with Touchpay Kiosks, UnionBank ATMs, Shopwise, Wellcome, 2Go outlets, Smart Padala centers, Palawan Pawnshop, and online banking via BDO and UnionBank.
The Paymaya registration booth will be open at Robinson’s Place – Malolos, 4th floor until January 23, 2018 from 10:00 until 7:00 pm. Citizens who successfully registers also receives a grocery pack and an automatic load of P108 on their cards which will be sent to them by February 2018.
To register, please bring a valid ID and an active mobile number.