Republic of the Philippines

Public-Private Partnership Center

Metro Manila Skyway (MMS) Stage 3

Project Brief
Implementing Agency

Toll Regulatory Board
Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC)

Project Description

The Metro Manila Skyway (MMS) Stage 3 Project is an elevated expressway from Buendia, Makati City to the North Luzon Expressway in Balintawak, Quezon City with a length of about 18.30 kilometers. 2×3 lanes from Buendia to Sgt. Rivera corner A. Bonifacio, Quezon City, 2×2 lanes from Sgt. Rivera corner A. Bonifacio to NLEX Balintawak, Quezon City and 2×3 lanes elevated roadway structure that will connect to the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Project in the vicinity of PUP.

The project road shall consist of the following Sections:

Section 1: Buendia, Makati – Quirino Avenue – Nagtahan, 3.37 km

Section 2: Nagtahan – Aurora Blvd./Ramon Magsaysay Avenue, 6.19 km

Section 2A: Nagtahan – Tomas Claudio, 0.96 km
Section 2A’: Tomas Claudio – PUP Sta. Mesa, 1.30 km
Section 2B: Tomas Claudio – Ramon Magsaysay Avenue (San Juan River), 3.93 km

Section 3: Ramon Magsaysay – Quezon Avenue, 2.71 km

Section 4: Quezon Avenue – Balintawak, Quezon Avenue 4.46 km

Section 5: Balintawak, Quezon City – NLEX Footbridge, 1.56 km

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





Project Proponent

Citra Central Expressway Corporation (CCEC)


77.02 complete as of January 25, 2020. Portion of the Skyway Stage 3, Buendia to Paco, was partially opened on July 22, 2019. Construction activities resumed on May 16, 2020 in compliance with DPWH DO Nos. 35 and 39, series of 2020.

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