Special Private Land Timber Permit is a permit issued to a landowner specifically for the cutting, gathering and utilization of premium hardwood species including Benguet pine, both planted and naturally-grown trees. 


  1. Letter application of landowner;
  2. Authenticated copy of land title/CLOA with approved sketch map of area applied for;
  3. Development plan, if application covers ten (10) hectares or larger with at least 50% of the area covered with forest trees;
  4. Endorsement from any of the following LGU officials: a) Barangay Chairman, b)Municipal/City Mayor, or c) Provincial Governor concerned;
  5. Endorsement by Local Agrarian Reform Officer for areas covered by CLOA;
  6. Inventory based on existing regulations;
  7. Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) as basis in issuance; and
  8. Certification from the CENRO concerned that the land subject of PLTP/SPLTP application is within a certified A and D land.



Source: http://forestry.denr.gov.ph/index.php/fmb-product-and-services/special-private-land-timber-permit