Every local government until shall exercise the powers expressly granted, those necessarily implied there from, as well as powers necessary, appropriate, or incidental for its efficient and effective governance, and those which are essential to the promotion of the general welfare. Within their respective territorial jurisdictions, local government units shall ensure and support, among other things, the preservation and enrichment of culture, promote health and safety, enhance the right of the people to a balanced ecology, encourage and support the development of appropriate and self-reliant scientific and technological capabilities, improve public morals, enhance economic prosperity and social justice, promote full employment among their residents, maintain peace and order, and preserve the comfort and convenience of their inhabitants. (Local Government Code – Sec. 18)
Albay as the most progressive, disaster-resilient, and globally competitive province anchored on wellness and excellent quality health care services wherein inclusive growth in agriculture and tourism sectors is achieved through a dynamic, gender responsive and participatory leadership and governance.
To uplift the quality of life of the Albayanos socially, economically, morally, and spiritually.
We, the officials and employees of the Provincial Government of Albay, commit to:
PROMPTLY service the public regardless of their status in the society with due courtesy at all
times during office hours, and even beyond the call of duty when services are necessary;
UNCOMPROMISINGLY provide technical assistance with demonstration of sensitivity and
appropriate behavior of professionalism and Lord’s guidance;
BELIEVE in the thrust of the government through its authors for a well-being public service
LEGALLY obey orders addressed by authorities
INTELLIGENTLY address any and all complaints without further delay to fast track the delivery of
CONTINUOUSLY educate ourselves in terms of the needs of the public in order for us to response
according to their needs
STRENGTHEN the public participatory approach for a healthier Albay
EXTEND assistance to the clientele with fast and accurate service — fair, just and equitable
RESPONSE actively to the socio-economic, socio-civic needs of the public through response
measures and genuine delivery of basic services
VIGOROUSLY serve the public within highest esteem and regards in accordance with the standards set of public
INCULCATE in our minds the virtues expected of every development worker,
CALL for society and propriety in times of disorder, misunderstanding and chaos; and
EXERCISE tolerance for all the shortcomings that the public may display to us either purposely
deliberately and intentionally.