Department of Public Services



The City’s vision is to have an environment friendly and resilient community with its citizen aware and conscious of their social responsibility to sustain a clear and efficient solid waste management practices worth emulating by the future generation of Manila.


To attain the City’s vision, it is the paramount mission of the City Government Administration through the Department of Public Services (DPS), to steward its constituents on the following activities:

* The practice of waste segregation at source to establish the manner in which factory returnable waste be economically feasible;
*Waste diversion practice by way of backyard composting and massive campaign in barangays to have backyard or frontyard garden in the household;
*Waste reduction through waste generation avoidance;
*Establish collection and disposal system for household hazardous waste
*Discourage illegal and late dumping of solid waste through efficient garbage collection services;
*Implement and enforce all environment and solid waste management laws and ordinances.


Department of Public Services (DPS)






For your inquiries

Department of Public Services (DPS)


Mr. Kenneth Amurao, Officer-in-Charge, DPS
Ground floor, Old Comelec Building, Lions Road, Arroceros St. Ermita, Manila
(02) 8-527-9638