What is Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA)?
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration works for the protection and promotion of the well-being of all overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and their families in jobsites abroad and at home in the country. The agency has a twin mandate of delivering useful welfare service and benefits and ensuring capital build-up and fund viability.
How do we become a member?
With US dollar 25.00 membership contribution, an OWWA member is entitled to various benefits and services.
You can be a member by:
- Compulsory registration upon processing of employment contracts of OFWs at the POEA; and
- Voluntary registration of OFWs at jobsites, or through electronic registration.
OWWA Membership is valid for two (2) years.
OWWA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION