COMELEC Gun Ban 2022

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Election Gun Ban Philippines 2022

Period Covered: 

January 9 - June 8, 2022.

Source: PNP Communications and Electronics Service (@CESPCR)

Who is exempted from the COMELEC Gun Ban?

The following are automatically granted gun ban exemptions:
  • President
  • Vice-President
  • Chief Justice
  • Senators
  • Congressmen
  • All Justices of the Supreme Court 
  • Justices of the Court of Appeals
  • Justices of the Sandiganbayan
  • Justices of the Court of Appeals
  • Judges of the Regional Trial Court
  • Judges of the Municipal Trial Court
  • Judges of the Metropolitan Trial Court
  • Ombudsman
  • Deputy Ombudsman
  • Investigators and Prosecutors of the Office of Ombudsman
  • Prosecutor General
  • Chief State Prosecutor
  • State Prosecutors
  • Prosecutors of the Department of Justice
  • Officials and agents of the National Bureau of Investigation
  • Cabinet Secretaries, Undersecretaries, and Assistant Secretaries
  • All election  officers
  • Provincial election supervisors
  • Regional Election Directors.

Comelec Gun ban 2019


COMELEC Gun Ban 2019

Application for Gun Ban exemption is happening at the CBFSP Office at the COMELEC Main
Office in Intramuros. It is open from 8 am to 5 pm to accept applications.

The election gun ban runs from January 13 until June 12, 2019, for the upcoming National and
Local Elections on 2019.

Application for exemption from the gun ban and other prohibited acts runs from
December 1, 2018, until May 29, 2019.

Qualified persons may apply for a certificate of authority at the COMELEC through the
Committee on the Ban on Firearms and Security Personnel (CBFSP).

Forms and requirements must be submitted to the CBFSP office, COMELEC Main Office in
Intramuros, Manila.