Granting a Building Permit 


FRONTLINE SERVICE  : Granting a Building Permit 

ABOUT THE SERVICE  :  Issuance of a Building Permit prior to construction, erection, alteration, major repair, renovation of any building/ structure owned by government or private entities. The permit may be revoked or cancelled for the following reasons:

-If construction does not start within 1 year from the date of issuance of permit.
-If constructions suspended abandoned for 120 days after it has been started.
-Duly accomplished Application Form (to be secured from the MEO-Office of the Building Official)


A. If the applicant is the owner of the lot :
-Zoning Clearance
-Land Title
-ax Declaration
-Tax Receipt (current year)
-Bill of Materials       
-Structural Design Computation (as needed)
-Technical Specification
-Lot Plan with Geodetic Engineer Certification that the property does not    encroach in adjoining properties
-Site Development Plan

B. If applicant is not the owner of the lot:
-Duly Notarized Copy of the Contract of Lease and the above requirements/
-Duly Notarized Copy of the Deed of Absolute Sale and the above requirements/
-Duly Notarized Copy of the Contract of Sale and the above requirements/
-Affidavit of Consent of the Lot Owner and the above requirements
-Five (5) sets of plans and Specifications, prepared, signed and sealed by:
-A duly licensed Architect or Civil Engineer for the Architectural and Structure Plans
-A duly licensed Professional Engineer for the Electrical Plans (if applicable)
-A duly licensed Architect or Civil Engineer for the Fence Permit Plan (if applicable)
-Demotion Permit (if applicable)

Fees to be paid   : Based on IRR of (PD 1096) / Based on HLURB Fees

Service Schedule   :  Monday to Friday8:00 am to 12:00 noon, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm


the Client Shall

The Service Provider Shall

Duration of Activity

Name of Service Provider


File application at the Office of the Building Officials (OBO)

*Receive application
*Evaluate plans
*Assess Fees

2 hours

Edgar F. Ibea
Engr. Cipriano Batanga


Present duly approved Zoning clearance

Processes application

10 mins

Engr. Roland Areniego


Present Official Receipt of Fire Safety Clearance Fee

Endorse to the Municipal Fire Dept. for the Fire Safety Clearance


Engr. Cipriano Batanga


Submit Fire Safety Clearance to the MEO-Office of the Building Officials

Process application based on completeness and correctness of related plans

8 hours

Engr. Cipriano Batanga


Pay the fees at the Municipal Treasurer’s Office (MTO)

Verify Proof of Payment (OR)

10 mins

RCC/MTO Personnel


Back to MEO to present OR

Receive OR and prepare Permit


Edgar F. Ibea
Brian Macapulay
Julie Ann Pambid
Engr. Cipriano Batanga