Assistance to Landowners

The LTC proceeds of landowner is composed of Cash and Agrarian Reform (AR) Bonds.  The 10-year AR bond is an investment instrument issued by the National Government through the Land Bank of the Philippines as a component of the compensation to landowners whose lands were covered by Agrarian Reform Program of the Government. It is a direct and unconditional liability of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines.

  1. Trading of 10-year A.R. Bonds: LANDBANK provides assistance to original bondholders (BHs) in the trading of their Agrarian reform (AR) Bonds to potential buyers.
    1. Why Purchase AR Bond from LANDBANK?
      • Professionalized or “One Stop Shop” service
      • No minimum investment required
      • Proof of bond Purchase/Investment Item
      • Confirmation of Sale of AR Bonds in favour of buyer issued by LANDBANK
      • AR Bond Certificates inscribed in Buyer’s name, or to Bearer
      • Transaction Ease
      • Payment by buyers may be through cash, check or debit from a LANDBANK savings/current account
      • Easy Access 
      • LANDBANK has branches and Agrarian   Operations Centers (AOCs) nationwide to transact
    2. Features of AR Bonds
      • Interest is aligned with 91-day T-bill rate, payable semi-annually (net of tax)
      • Risk free since AR Bond is guaranteed by the National Government (NG)
      • Transferable and negotiable
      • Inscribed or “Bearer”
      • Non-denominated
      • Investor buys AR bond at a discounted rate
    3. Uses of AR Bonds
      • As alternative mode of Bank’s compliance with Agri-Agra Law
      • As security deposit of foreign corporations with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
      • As capital and reserve requirement of insurance companies
      • As investment instrument
    4. LBP Projected Trading Rates of AR Bonds :  (Rates may vary depending on market forces and shall be updated on a monthly basis.)  

   Eligible Availer/Buyer of AR Bond Trading:

  • Financial Institutions
  • Foreign Corporations
  • Private Corporations
  • Insurance Companies
  • Government Owned and Controlle Corporations
  • Individuals
  1. Bond Marketing: LANDBANK provides assistance to landowners/bondholders by way of letter-offers to potential and willing buyers of the 10-Year AR Bonds at an agreed rate/s.  

Contact Units

  1. Landowners Assistance and Policy Department (LAPD)
    522-0000 locals 7197, 2414, 2394
  2. Agrarian Operations Centers (AOCs) from Regions 1 to 12
  3. LANDBANK Branches Nationwide
  4. Customer Care Center

a. NCR - 405-7000

b. Domestic Toll-Free Hotline – 1-800-10-405-7000