Republic of the Philippines

Public-Private Partnership Center

Metro Manila Skyway (MMS) Stage 3

Project Brief
Implementing Agency

Toll Regulatory Board

Project Description

The project is a 14.82 km. 6-lane elevated toll road and the last of three (3) stages of Metro Manila Skyway (MMS) System. It is intended to connect South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) at Alabang to Balintawak in Quezon City before North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) through Central Metro Manila Area by using predominantly median of Quirino, G. Araneta and A. Bonifacio road networks.

The project road shall consist of the following Phases and Sections:

Phase 1:

Section 1 – Buendia to Nagtahan

Section 2 – Nagtahan to Ramon Magsaysay Boulevard

Phase 2:

Section 3 – Ramon Magsaysay Boulevard to Quezon Avenue

Section 4 – Quezon Avenue to Balintawak

Among the key benefits of the project is the improvement of accessibility, mobility, and connectivity in and out of the metropolis via eight (8) strategically located interchanges: these being at Buendia, Pres. Quirino Avenue, Plaza Dilao and Nagtahan, Aurora Boulevard, E. Rodriguez Avenue, Quezon Avenue, Sgt. Rivera and Balintawak with a total of 14 Toll Plazas. The project will enhance the economic interaction of CALABARZON, Mega Manila, and central Luzon that contribute to over 60% of the country’s GDP. It will also provide an alternate route to decongest EDSA and the major thoroughfares around its vicinity.

The project is a component of the Supplemental Toll Operation Agreement (STOA) entered into by and among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), CITRA, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the Business and Joint Venture Agreement covering the project.


Project Cost

USD 419 Million

PPP Structure

Joint Venture

Cooperation Period

30 years




Road Network

Project Proponent

Citra Central Expressway Corporation (CCEC)


Construction on-going; 66.74% complete as of September 25, 2019

    Project Monitoring Engineer, Toll Regulatory Board
    (+632) 8631.5901
    Project Monitoring Officer, PPP Center
    (+632) 8709.4146 local 5205