2013 SK Elections schedule, voters registration, candidacy

Commission on Elections (Comelec) has scheduled the 2013 Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Elections together with Barangay Elections on October 28, 2013 all over the Philippines, and the details on voters registration, requirements and filing of candidacy are posted here.

The synchronized barangay and SK elections are governed by Republic Act 9164, which amends certain provisions of LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991 regarding the SK elections.

SK Elections 2013 schedule

  • Election Date: October 28, 2013 – 7:00AM to 3:00PM
  • Voters Registration: July 22 to 31, 2013
  • Filing of Candidacy: October 15-17, 2013
  • Campaign Period: October 18-26,2013

Registered voters for SK Elections get to vote for an SK Chairman and 7 SK Kagawads. Here are the qualifications:

Qualifications for SK Voters and Candidates

SK Voters (Katipunan ng Kabataan)comelec logo

  • Filipino citizens actually residing in the barangay for at least six (6) months
  • At least fifteen (15) years old but less than eighteen (18) years old on Election Day
  • duly registered in the list of the sangguniang kabataan or in the official barangay list in the custody of the barangay secretary

SK Candidates

  • Filipino citizens
  • At least fifteen (15) years old but less than eighteen (18) years old on Election Day
  • Able to read and write Filipino, English or the local dialect
  • Qualified members of the Katipunan ng Kabataan of the Barangay where they intend to run for office and residents thereof for at least one (1) year immediately preceding the election
  • Must not have been convicted of a crime involving moral turpitude

Voters Registration requirements

Go to the election officer of the area where you are residing and bring any one of the following: birth certificate, baptismal certificate, school records or any other proof of identity.

Community tax certificate and barangay certification are not acceptable.

Earlier, Comelec said that they will do manual counting in the upcoming Barangay and SK Elections. Terms of Barangay and SK Officials will be 3 years. Source: Comelec.gov.ph

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  1. Brix Arabejo Mirote says:

    i’m turning 18 on september pero gusto ko
    tumakbo bilang sk chairman, pwede pa ba?

  2. John Paul L. Mantile says:

    15 na poa ako.. gusto ko pong tumakbo.. at maglingkod.. sa aming barangay namin kaso nga lng wala naman akong birth certificate.. pwede ba pang lumaban.. if walang birth certificate.. ?

  3. edren says:

    Hey! i just wanna ask 1 question and hoping for your response. :)
    okay lang po ba na “ipapass” nalang yung filing certificate ng isang candidate kasi during the filing of candidacy for the sk eh wala siya sa barangay niya, kasi may pupuntahang importante? is it still applicable? thnks :) Godbless

  4. Jane says:

    Hello po,my son is turning 18 this coming nov.3, gusto po Nya lumaban for SK ,qualified po ba sya,17 pa Lang by oct.22. Thanks! Mom

  5. Jane says:

    Ok, thanks for the info.

  6. Pao says:

    Sir mag 18 na po ako sa september? Ask ko lang po kung pwede pa kong tumakbong sk chairman? :(

  7. Pangs says:

    Ask ko lang po if pwede tumakbong chairman kung ang parents ko po ay registered voters ng barangay na tatakbuhan ko pero nagrerent po kami ng bahay sa ibang barangay. Thnks po.

  8. Marian says:

    Ask po ako Sir. Pwd po ba magpa.register voter kahit di na siya sa aming lugar nag.aaral? Reply po Sir, tnx

  9. Marian says:

    Sir magtakbo po ako as sk chairman, pero di pa ako register voter. pwd po ba na ngayong july 22- 31 pa ako mgpa.rehistro? Pls reply Sir. thank you so much

  10. Rose says:

    Good day,

    Sir pwede po ba tumakbo sk chairwoman kahit may anak na pero hindi pa kasal at 17 years old until election day? Thanks!

    Rose

  11. Jake says:

    ask ko lang po kung pwedi pa po akong magfile for SK Chairman ng aming Barangay. 17 ko palang po kaso Mag18 na ako sa october 18 this year… anu pong kailangan kung gawin? kung ok lang po ba un kasi sa October naman po ako mag 18yrs./old… salamat po… waiting for the resposnce.

  12. paolo says:

    sir ask ko lang po,mag fi fifteen na po ako sa august 5,pwede na po ba akong mag parehistro para bumoto sa election?thank you po

  13. gener says:

    ask ko lang po kung my drug test ung mga sk?

  14. Germar Hernandez says:

    pede bang tumakbong SK chairman independently ? Reply Please.

  15. Dhin says:

    hellow po. Im running for SK chairman and kalaban ko po nasa baranggay din namin pero ang mga pinaregister po nila is nasa ibang barangay na po . Then i need advice po para di makalusot ang mga flying voters nila . Salamat po

  16. Dhin says:

    please reply po

  17. Ruben D. Molina Jr. says:

    Tanong ko lang po, kong pwede pa po bang mag file para sa SK Chairman kahit na mag-e 18 na po ako sa Sep. 01?

    please!

  18. Ruben D. Molina Jr. says:

    Yong Sk Chairman nga po namin ngayon 18 nadin po tomakbo… parang di po patas na, ako dina pwede….

  19. Ruben D. Molina Jr. says:

    Sana po pwede pa ako..

  20. angel says:

    hi im 18 na,pwde pa ba ako tumakbo?,thanks

  21. jay says:

    ill just ask sir if pwde pa pong magparegister ng sk if im turning 18 on october 23 pls. repond i just need it

  22. pascki says:

    Hello.. Ano po ang mga requirements for candidacy as a barangay kagawad? Thanks po.. More power!!!

  23. gud pm.sir. gus2 q po mlaman ang latest update for the filing of sk, and its requirements for filing. thank u sir. i’ll w8 for ur response

  24. TULOY po ba s elction ano pong latest???tnx

  25. ma22loy po ba SK ELECTION???????

  26. giovanni says:

    tuloy pa po ba ang election ng mga sk ??

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