The professional regulations commission (PRC) main office is located in Nicanor Reyes (formerly Morayta) street in Sampaloc Manila. Its exact office address is P. Paredes Street Sampaloc, Manila with a zip code of 1008.
PRC’s central office is accessible by public transportation such as traditional jeepneys, and busses. The landmark that you can consider is the Far Eastern University-Manila campus as it is just a stone’s throw away from PRC Main building.
Other universities nearby the PRC’s main branch are the University of the East (UE) in Recto Avenue and the Philippine School of Business Administration (PSBA) in R Papa Street. On the other hand, from Espanya boulevard, the nearest school is the University of Santo Tomas (UST).
The list of services that the PRC main office offer is the Issuance of Certificate of Passing/Rating, and the Issuance of Certificate of Good Standing (COGS). For other services, you can process them online.
If you will avail of the services that require you to visit the PRC main office then here are the different ways to get to the latter.
How to get to PRC Main Branch in Manila
From Divisoria, Manila
In Recto Avenue, ride a jeep with a signboard Morayta via Gastambide. Tell the driver to drop you off at P Paredes Street. Usually, the said location is the last stop of the jeep before going back to Divisoria.
From Cubao via Aurora Boulevard
Ride jeep bound to Divisoria / Recto, tell the driver to drop you off at Nicanor Reyes / Morayta Street. The landmark is the BDO branch which is located at the corner of Recto Avenue and Nicanor Reyes street. From there you can walk towards España boulevard then turn right to P Paredes street to see the PRC main office.
Ride the LRT 2 in Araneta Station bound to Recto Station. Alight at recto station which is the last stop of the train. Get out of the station by walking towards the exit adjacent to Isetan Mall in Recto. At the foot of the station, you can ride jeep bound to Morayta. Tell the driver to drop you off at PRC.
From Quezon City via Quezon Avenue / España Boulevard
Ride jeep, UV Express, Bus bound to Manila. Usually, these public utility vehicles have a signboard such as Quiapo, Kalaw, Remedios, Taft, and Buendia.
Tell the driver to drop you off in Padre Campa Street. The landmark that you can consider is the KFC and McDonalds that are facing each other and the Morayta footbridge.
Cross the road using the overhead bridge to go to Nicanor Reyes street. Once you are at the latter, the first street that you can see on your left is P. Paredes street which is the location of the PRC main building.
Ride bus bound to Manila. Usually, these busses have a signboard of “Lawton.” Alight in front of Bonifacio and the Katipunan Revolution Monument (Liwasang Bonifacio).
Ride jeep, UV Express going to Quezon City. Their signboards are Project 8, Project 6, Morayta, España, or SM Fairview.
Tell the driver to drop you off at Morayta. Walk towards Nicanor Reyes street. The first street you will see on your is left is the location of the PRC NCR office.
From Monumento / Caloocan
Ride the LRT bound to Baclaran. Alight at Doroteo Jose Station. Go to Recto Avenue. From there ride a jeep with signboard Morayta. Alight at P. Paredes street and walk towards PRC office.
From Baclaran / Pasay
Ride the LRT bound to Monumento. Alight at Doroteo Jose Station. Walk towards Recto Avenue. Ride jeep bound to Morayta. Tell the driver to drop you off at P Paredes street. Walk towards the PRC office.
Ride bus bound to Lawton or Manila. Alight at Liwasang Bonifacio in front of the Dancing Fountain. From there ride a jeep with signboard Quezon Avenue, SM Fairview, Project 6, or España. Tell the driver to drop you off at Morayta / Nicanor Reyes Street. Walk towards P Paredes (location of PRC building) which is the first street on the left of Nicanor Reyes street.
Ride bus going to Buendia or Gil Puyat. Alight at Taft Avenue. From there ride LRT in Gil Puyat Station then alight at Doroteo Jose Station. Walk towards Recto Avenue. From there ride a jeep going to Morayta / Nicanor Reyes Street alight at P. Paredes Street and walk to PRC main building.
Here is the front view of the PRC main building:
*Credits to the owner of the youtube video
The street in front of the building is the P. Paredes Street. It is a one-way street. The vehicles that you see passing by are coming from Nicanor Reyes (formerly Morayta) street. If you have an appointment in the said PRC office. I would advise you to go there early to avoid the rush hour traffic.