How to apply for Civil Service Exam?

Updated: August 2016

Some tips and steps on how to apply Career Service Examination - Pen-and-Paper Test also known as Civil Service Exam.

Schedule of Availability of Service:

Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. without noon break

Duration:  20 minutes

Note: Application form must be filed PERSONALLY  by the applicant

A. Secure Application Form

There are two ways of obtaining application form:

  1.  Go to your nearest Civil Service Commission Regional Office (CSCRO) or Civil Service Commission Field Office (CSCFO). Ask a copy of Civil Service Exam Form also known as CS Form No. 100, Revised September 2016. 
  2. You may download application form here or in this link form may be reproduced in legal size bond paper provided the same format is followed. 
B. Fill-out all necessary information in the application form without affixing signature and thumbprint.  (this is done in the presence of CSC processor) Use Black ink only. (Read instructions carefully)

C. Attach your 2 Passport size pictures (Click here to see the instructions for picture or and find letter D for Application Requirements)

D. Prepare your requirements: P 500.00, Fully accomplished Application Form, Original and Photocopy of Valid ID and the other 2 Passport size pictures. (Check the list of Valid IDs here or and find letter D for complete list of Application Requirements)

E. Submit accomplished application form without affixing signature and thumbprint to the nearest CSC Regional Office or CSC Field Office where you intended to take the examination. Once evaluated by the CSC processor, affix your signature and thumbprint in the presence of CSC processor

F. Pay P 500. Get your
examination receipt slip and other instructions/reminders given by the CSC processor.

You may also like: General Information on CSE-PPT: Application Requirements, Scope of Exam, Passing Grade etc.

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  1. Very helpful! Thanks because I'm planning to take my civil service examination soon.

  2. Hello. Good day! I am a resident of Mandaluyong City. Where can I file my application for CSE- PPT exam in Oct. 2015?

    Hope to hear from you soon. Thank you so much.

  3. Hi. Pwede pa po ba mag pasa ng application form for CSE-PPT exam kahit deadline na nung Sep. 3?

  4. pwede po bang magsubmit ng form sa imus kahit taga las piñas ako?

    1. Hi were in the same boat, I also like to know the answer for this. I'm from Quezon can I apply and submit civil form in Laguna?

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  6. Piano po kung nawala hung receipt?

  7. who are eligible to apply? Are undergraduates can take the Civil Service Exam?

  8. ask po kung san pwde magfile dito sa pasay?

  9. Can I also apply here in Baguio and take the exam in QC?