Created by the National Dairy Development Act of 1995 (otherwise known as Republic Act #7884), the National Dairy Authority is mandated to ensure the accelerated development of the Philippine dairy industry through policy direction and program implementation. It is an agency attached to the Department of Agriculture.


A profitable, competitive and sustainable growing dairy industry built on financially viable business performance throughout the value chain, providing a good quality of life for farmers and ensuring consumers safe and quality milk and milk products by 2025.


To provide leadership to the Philippine dairy industry in partnership with the private sector through the provision of well crafted policy, science-based technical expertise, sound business support and effective management of dairy programmes.


NDA acknowledges various publics as its legitimizing authorities. Our performance is measured by our delivery of commitments to them.

DAIRY FARMERSMaximum Profitability
CHILDRENImproved Nutrition
FILIPINO CONSUMERSGood Value For Money Spent On Local Milk and Dairy Products
PRIVATE MILK PROCESSORSOptimum Use of Local Milk Products
NDA PERSONNELProfessional Growth and Incentives For Excellent Service
NATIONAL GOVERNMENTGood Food For All At Affordable Prices
LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITSLivelihood Opportunities in the Delivery of Basic Services
CIVIL SOCIETYDairy As A Model of Asset Creation, Job Generation and Increased Income