Securing a Demolition Permit:

To demolish any structure or building in Iloilo City, you must first obtain/secure a demolition permit from the City Engineer’s Office

Steps in applying for Demolition Permit:

  1. Submit duly accomplished forms, plans and all required documents to the City Engineer’s Office, 4th Floor, City Hall Building for initial evaluation of basic requirements.

  2. After verification and compliance of the basic requirements, have documents stamped “Received” by the said office for final and detailed technical evaluation and issuance of order of payment / billing statement

  3. After three (3) working days, secure the order of payments / billing statement together with the returned documents and plans if there are corrections to be made or complied after the final and detailed technical evaluation.

  4. Return corrected or complied documents and plans together with the Official Receipt (O.R.) to the said office for issuance of permit

  5. Receive issued documents and plans by the owner / applicant

Basic Requirements:

  1. Pictures of the building / structure to be demolished

  2. Three (3) copies of Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) together with the current tax receipt of the lot and structure / building to be demolished and Barangay Clearance

  3. Three (3) copies of lot plan, site vicinity and site development plan, together with the detailed plan showing measure for the protection of pedestrian (if fronting road right-of-way), protective measure for nearby adjacent structures and/or the public (prepared by a Civil Engineer in-charge of the demolition and approved by the building / structure owner / applicant)

  4. Duly accomplished application forms

Other supporting documents (if necessary):

  1. Sidewalk Enclosure Permit (if the structure to be demolished is abutting a street)

  2. For Heritage Structures – Heritage Conservation Clearance from Iloilo City Cultural Heritage Conservation Council (ICCHCC)

  3. Any other requirements or documents deemed necessary in support to the issuance of the permit

Note: Original O.R. of Demolition Permit Fees payment with two (2) photocopies must be attached to the application forms prior to the issuance of the permit.

Demolition Permit Application Form

For more information, please contact Engr. Roberto Divinagracia, CEO at (033) 333.1111 local 412