Securing a Signage Permit

To install, put up a signage attached to a building establishment / store / kiosk in Iloilo City, you must first obtain / secure a signage permit from the City Engineer’s Office

Steps in applying for Signboard/Billboard 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. Five (5) sets of plans and duly accomplished application forms signed and sealed by duly registered Civil Engineer or Architect

  2. Three (3) copies of the following clearances:

    1. Barangay Clearance specifying purpose – for construction of signage

    2. Locational Clearance from Zoning

    3. Fire Safety Evaluation Clearance

  3. If permit is applied separate from the building / structure permit application, attach issued building permit or occupancy of the building / structure where signage will be installed

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

Other supporting documents (if necessary) in original and two (2) photocopies:

  1. Additional clearances from:

    1. Heritage Conservation Clearance from Iloilo City Cultural Heritage Conservation Council (ICCHCC) – for signage to be installed on a heritage building / structure

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

Signage Permit Application Form

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