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Welcome to the Official Website of the Municipality of Pavia! In a continuing effort to provide excellent service to the residents and visitors of Pavia, this website serves as an evolving source of information.

Its purpose is to make freely available basic information about how the municipality is governed, the various activities, the programs and accomplishments and whom to contact when problem arises.



With the supervision of Jean M. Quistadio, MLGOO of the Municipality of Pavia, the local officials, department heads, school heads and selected NGO’s attended the Seminar Workshop on Legislative Agenda Formulation at Al Dente Restaurant, Iloilo City last July 1, 2015.

The workshop aims to enhance the legislative capacity and effectiveness of the participants as to the procedural aspect as well as in the participatory extent of legislature in the municipal level. It aims to help the participants to get a more critical view of their functions.


Mayor Mike Gorriceta welcomed the team of the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR) in a courtesy call at the Office of the Mayor last June 29, 2015.

The NHTS-PR is an information management system that identifies who and where the poor are in the country. The system makes available to national government agencies and other social protection stakeholders a database of poor households as reference in identifying potential beneficiaries of social protection programs.

LGU-PAVIA conducts flag-raising activitiy for 117th Independence Day

As the nation celebrates its 117th Independence Day, the Local Government of Pavia conducted flag-raising ceremony as part of its efforts to observe the historic occasion.

President Benigno S. Aquino III led the flag-raising ceremony with other officials at Santa Barbara, Iloilo City with the theme “Kalayaan 2015: Tagumpay sa Pagbabagong Nasimulan, Abot-Kamay na ng Bayan”.

PNOY unviels Sreet Markers

President Benigno Aquino III unveils the street markers of the President Corazon C. Aquino Avenue (PCCA) and Senator Benigno S. Aquino, Jr. Avenue (SBSA Jr.) at junction of PCCA Avenue and SBSA Jr. Avenue, Brgy. Ungka, Pavia, Iloilo. (Photo Credits: LTP/PIA-Iloilo - Pia Western VisayasPia Rod)

ONLY IN PAVIA – “Bulig sa Pagtuon, Bugal nga Pavianhon Scholarship Program

Scholarship incentives for all Pavianhon students at Pavia National High School under the “Bulig sa Pagtuon Bugal Nga Pavianhon Program” in which the local government pays the authorized fees and other related expenses of high school students. 

Brigada Eskwela 2015 Kick-off at Pavia NHS

A parade around Pavia National High School grounds kicked off a week-long clean up of public schools to prepare for the start of classes on June 1.

School Principal Mrs. Delorah Cecilia L. Fantillo welcomed the parents, students, stakeholders and volunteers in this year’s Brigada Eskwela.

Effective Renewal of Business Permits at LGU Pavia

The local government unit of Pavia thru the leadership of Mayor Michael B. Gorriceta is ready for the new and old business owners who will renew and apply for their business permits at this time. Mayor Gorriceta assured the business owners that the local government will continue its effective performance in business permit processing and licensing.

A one-stop-shop was set up in the Municipal Hall Lobby to cater the growing number of business owners who are processing their permits.


Mayor Michael B. Gorriceta joined by the various business establishments in Pavia and the staff of the Management Information System Office in bringing Christmas cheer to more or less one thousand (1000) day care children, during the “Malipayon nga Bata”, a gift-giving project of Mayor Mike for 8 years now.

Mayor Mike spearheaded the event. He thanked all the major sponsors who in way or another made the said event possible. MIS Staff and other LGU Pavia employees joined forces in handing out gift of toys to children.