Office of the Municipal Planning and Development Coordinator

Securing Zoning Clearance for Building Permit

ABOUT THE SERVICE

Zoning Clearance is required for all enterprises and private persons before constructing a new building or applying for expansion/renovation upon application for building permit.

This should be done before the start of construction to ensure that the building/business is allowed in the chosen location as per Pilar Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Application Form for Zoning Clearance, duly notarized – 3 copies
  • Building Plan duly signed by a Civil Engineer – 1 set
  • Perspective duly signed by a Civil Engineer – 1 set
  • Lot Plan – 1 copy
  • Bill of Materials – 1 copy
  • Specifications – 1 copy
  • Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) or Deed of Sale – 1 copy
  • Real Property Tax Declaration – 1 copy
  • Certificate of Real Property Tax Payment
  • Environmental Clearance Certificate (ECC), when applicable
  • If lot is not owned:

- Contract of Lease - 1 copy
- Authorization to Occupy Lot

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE:

Securing Certificate of Site Zoning Classification

ABOUT THE SERVICE

Site Zoning Classification is requested for record and reference purposes.

The Town’s Land Use Plan (CLUP) has been updated in 2008.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter-request addressed to the Zoning Coordinator/City Planning and Development Coordinator
  • Lot Plan with vicinity map drawn to scale signed by a Geodetic Engineer
  • Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) or Deed of Sale
  • Real Property Tax Declaration
  • Certificate of Real Property Tax Payment
  • Special Power of Attorney of land owner's authorized representative, if any

FEES

  • Certification Fee P500.00/ha.

P150.00 (less than 1 ha.)