OWWA: Insurance Benefit–Death Claim

Insurance Benefit – Death Claim

A member is covered with life insurance for the duration of his employment contract. The coverage includes Php 100,000.00 for death due to natural cause and Php 200,000.00 for death due to accident.

Frontline Service:



  1. Death Certificate – Local or Foreign
  2. Burial Permit and Offical Receipt of Funeral Expenses
  3. Two valid IDs & 1 pc. ID picture of claimant Certificate of No Marriage (CENOMAR) of OFW from NSO ( if OFW is single)
  4. Appplicable Doc. Certified by Local Civil Registrar (LCR) or NSO
    • Marriage Certificate – Spouse
    • Birth Certificate of OFW – Parent
    • Birth Certificate of Child and Death Certificate of Spouse – Child
  5. Police/accident Report (if death is due to accident)
    *in the absence of Birth / Marriage Certificate
    • Certificate from LCR that fact of birth/marriage is not recorded in Civil registry
    • Baptismal/Marriage Certificate certified by the Parish Priest/Office
    • Affidavit of two (2) Disinterested Persons re: fact of birth/marriage and claimant’s relationship to the deceased, with photocopy of their two (2) valid IDs.

Schedule of Availability of Service: Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm

Address and Contact Information: Insurance & Health Care Benefits Division 7th Street cor. FB Harrison St. Pasay City (or OWWA Regional Welfare Office)

Fees (actual amounts or computation): None

Total Processisng Time: 7 days

How to avail of the service:

No Client Step Office/person responsible Location of Office
1 Get OFW Membership
Verification Sheet (MVS)
Membership Verification Counter Room 105
2 Present OFW MVS to Insurance and Health Care Benefits Unit (IHCBU) and get application form, requirements
Receiving Staff Room 105
3 Submit Accomplished application form and requirements Receiving Staff
Room 105
4 Wait notice of check release Administrative Staff Room 105
5 Claim check Check Releasing Room 104

source: www.owwa.gov.ph

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Anvin Argañosa

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6 thoughts on “OWWA: Insurance Benefit–Death Claim

  • September 30, 2012 at 11:23 am

    Tanong ko lang po.pwede po bang ako ang mag file khit d ako yung nasa unang dependent ng tatay ko.kc yung uang nilagay nya yung kinasama nyang girl bago sya mawala..salamat po

  • October 29, 2012 at 4:00 am

    tanong ko lng po 100k lng po ba ang buong makukuha?
    kh8 4 ung benifesiaries?

  • October 29, 2012 at 4:41 am

    Based po sa website ng owwa 100k lng max pag natural death. Kapag death by accident naman max is 200k. So sa tingin ko po kahit ilan po yung beneficiaries yun lang po matatanggap. Pero try nyo po tawagan ang main office ng owwa sa (632) 8917601 to 24 para maconfirm nyo po kng magkano talaga.

  • May 28, 2013 at 6:52 am

    pwede bang mag claim ng benefit halimbawa anak yung OFW tapos namatay yung tatay niya, my makukuha ba siyang benefit?

  • February 3, 2014 at 8:28 pm

    owwa member ako since 2003,yong husband ko po ay my procedure na Colonoscopy Procedure at ang doctor po humingi ng 16 thousand for the procedure pwde ko po ba e apply ang owwa ko sa husband ko as my benificiary.from King Fahad Medical City Riyadh needs your reply as soon as possible. Thanks and God bless…

  • July 12, 2014 at 4:14 am

    tanung kulang po,,,ang papa ko namatay sa barko kasal cla sa nanay ko kasu nag asawa ang nanay ko sa iba pwede pab a mka claim ang mama ko? ohh ang mga anak na



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