The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS), under the Subcommission for Cultural Heritage (SCH), is one of the 19 national committees under the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the cultural arm of the government. It is composed of volunteer architects, archaeologists, town planners, engineers, heritage administrators, art historians, archivists, heritage owners, lawyers, historical researcher, and other experts in the different conservation fields

Its mandate is to assist the NCCA in conserving the rich Filipino built heritage and its environments. Its main task is to formulate strategies, policies, plans, programs, projects, and networking for the protection of historic structures, complexes, and landscapes throughout the Philippines.

A Filipino people empowered to manage heritage structures and environments as integral to national development and national identity.

The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS) shall be the prime mover in the promotion and stewardship of heritage structures and environments.

Atty. Lucille Karen E. Malilong-Isberto Head International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) Philippines
Archt. Rene Luis S. Mata Vice Head Individual Member
Mr. Ivan Anthony S. Henares Secretary Heritage Conservation Society (HCS)
Engr. Ruel B. Ramirez Assistant Secretary Individual Member
Mr. Angel P. Bautista ExeCon Member National Museum of the Philippines
Archt. Wilkie B. Delumen ExeCon Member National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP)
Ms. Edna N. Aragon ExeCon Member Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)
Rev. Fr. Milan Ted D. Torralba ExeCon Member Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP)
Archt. Michael T. Ang ExeCon Member United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) – Center for Filipino Architecture
Archt. Carmen Bettina S. Bulaong ExeCon Member University of the Philippines (UP) – Diliman
Archt. Christian A. Santamaria ExeCon Member University of Northern Philippines
Archt. Melva R. Java ExeCon Member Individual Representative
Archt. Richard Tuason Sanchez Bautista ExeCon Member Individual Representative

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