How to Apply for NBI e-Clearance in Metro Manila

Step By Step Procedure in Applying NBI e-Clearance
for Old and New Applicants based in Metro Manila

Philippines Government Agencies
Online Application

When applying for an NBI e-Clearance, log on to
(National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) UPDATES 2013 E-Clearance, Renewal Centers, Requirements, Application, Downloadable Form and Online Inquiry Tips) or at

NBI e-Clearance: Online Application Procedure
1. Pay at the nearest Globe Business Center
Pay through your GCASH Account. If you don’t have gcash account, you can pay through Cash-in Cash-out Centers of Globe. Just give them the NBI GCash number 0917-5638053.
Note: An additional PhP25 is charge by Globe as service fee. Hence, 140 + 25 = PhP 165 total amount to pay. Issued in separate receipts.
2. Visit nbi-online ( for the online application of NBI e-Clearance.
Please be reminded that if you pay on GCash Centers, you should fill in the Date Registered Field which is the date that is indicated on your receipt. Disregard the Mobile Number Field.
3. Book via SMS.
4. Go to your booking schedule for the fingerprints, picture taking and printing of clearance and receipt. Your online application will take about 20-30 minutes of entering your date.”
From nbi-online (, here’s an image guide in filling up the form and submission.
1. Enter Reference number and email address.