DOST Region VIII (Region 8)

Address :Government Center, Candahug,  Palo, Leyte 6501
Tel. No. :+63 (053) 323-6356
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Provide central direction, leadership and coordination of science and technological efforts and ensures that the results therefrom all geared and utilized in areas of maximum economic and social benefits for the people.

Mission / Vision

To improve the quality of life in Eastern Visayas through a productive, globally competitive and innovative science and technology sector.

S&T shall have contributed significantly to the enhancement of the Eastern Visayas' regional productivity and competitiveness and have played a vital role in socio-economic development


DOST8 performs the following functions:

    Identify the needs and opportunities in science and technology in the region
    Implement DOST programs and projects through
      technology transfer and commercialization
      information dissemination
      testing, analysis, and consultancy services
      training, promotion, and education
      manpower development and institution building
    Develop institutional linkages and coordinate with regional offices of other departments, local government units, academe, and non-government offices in the region.



Office Name Tel No. Fax No. Location Contact Person Email Address
Office of the Regional Director
(053) 323-6036
Office of the Asst. Regional Director for Finance and Administrative Services
(053) 323-6036
Office of the Asst. Regional Director for Technical Operations
(053) 323-7111
Provincial S&T Center - Biliran
(053) 500-9347
Provincial S&T Center - Leyte
(053) 323-5252
Provincial S&T Center - Southern Leyte
(053) 381-3990
Provincial S&T Center - Eastern Samar
(055) 261-2664
Provincial S&T Center - Samar
(055) 251-6286
Provincial S&T Center - Northern Samar
(055) 251-8178