Provincial Departments Directory.

Atty. James P. Verduguez
Provincial Administrator
OIC-Provincial Attorney
Provincial Capitol Building
Dipolog City
Tel. # (065) 212 4838




1.     Develop plans and strategies and upon approval thereof by the Governor, implement the same particularly those which have to do with the management and administration-related programs and projects which the Governor is empowered to implement and which the Sangguniang Panlalawigan is empowered to provide under the Local Government Code of 1991.

2.   Be in the frontline of the delivery of administrative support services, particularly those related to the situations during and in the aftermath of man-made and natural disasters and calamities.

3.     Recommend to the sanggunian and advise the governor on all other matters relative to the management and administration of local government unit.

4.     Exercise such other powers and perform such other duties are functions as may be prescribed by law or ordinance.


1.     Be able to assist in the coordination of the work of all the officials of the local government unit under the supervision, direction, and control of the governor, and for this purpose, he may convene the chiefs of offices and other officials of the local government unit.

2.     To come up and maintain a sound personnel program for the provincial government designed to promote career development and uphold the merit principle in the local government service; and

3.    TO conduct a continuing organizational development of the provincial government with the end in view of instituting effective administrative reforms.


1.   Institutionalization of Service Improvement Program

2.     Formulation of scheme to afford timely implementation of priority programs and projects in collaboration with implementing offices