The Local Government Unit (LGU) of San Esteban, Ilocos Sur shall endeavor to be self-reliant and shall continue exercising the powers and discharging the duties and functions currently vested upon them.

It shall also discharge the functions and responsibilities of the national agencies and offices devolved to them pursuant to Republic Act (RA) 7160 otherwise known as “Local Government Code of 1991”. The LGU shall likewise exercise such other powers and discharge such other functions and responsibilities as are necessary, appropriate, or incidental to efficient and effective provision of the basic services and facilities.


A progressive tourism and agro-industrial community inhabited by God
loving and self- reliant people, governed
by effective and efficient leaders.


  1. Create an environment where natural resources are protected through strict enforcement of laws.
  2. Increase industrial and agricultural productivity through adoption of modern package technology to farmers and fisher folks.
  3. Promote tourism industry through development of existing potential tourist spots.
  4. Deliver quality social services through the different programs of peace and order, safety, health and education, and social welfare to the populace.
  5. Enhance revenue generation through responsive legislation and effective dissemi nation in order to deliver basic services to our constituents particularly the marginalized sector