Services and Functions

The office is responsible for carrying out the provisions of the National Building Code (P.D. 1096) and its Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) in the field as well as the enforcement of orders and decisions made pursuant to the code.


The Office of the Building Official shall:

  1. Implement regulations and requirements for the construction, alteration, renovation, conversion, use, occupancy and demolition of the buildings pursuant to the provisions of the National Building Code (P.D. 1096) as well as enforcements of related orders;
  2. Issue the corresponding Building Permits upon evaluation for the new construction, extension, alteration or renovation, fencing, demolition, signage and excavation and ground preparation of buildings owned by government and private entities;
  3. Inspect new building or structure before it is used and issue a Certificate of Occupancy to declare that the building is safe for occupancy;
  4. Inspect new and additional, relocation or reconnection and alteration of electrical installations as conformed to the Philippine Electrical Code  and issue a Certificate of Final Electrical Inspection (CFEI) as a requirement of Meralco for the installation of electrical meter connection;
  5. Undertake annual inspections of the buildings or structures, commercial and industrial establishments to ensure the safety and stability of the said buildings and issue a Certificate of Annual Inspection  for the operation of their business and keep an up-to-date record of their status;
  6. Ensure that all changes, modification, and alterations in the design plans during the construction phase must be evaluated and the necessary mandatory permit must be issued.
  7. Issue notice of violation and work stoppage order to all the buildings and establishments that are against the provisions of the National Building Code and its implementing rules and regulations and other mandated related codes for building construction and imposes appropriate penalties or surcharges for the said violation;


  • Issuance of Building Permit for New Buildings – Residential and Commercial/Industrial
  • Issuance of Building Permit for the Extension/Addition, Renovation, Fence and Alteration of Plans
  • Issuance of other Building Permits for Renewal, Demolition, Signage and Excavation/Ground Preparation Permit
  • Issuance of Certificate of Occupancy
  • Issuance of Electrical/Wiring Permit
  • Issuance of Certificate of Final Electrical Inspection (CFEI)
  • Issuance of Clearance for New and Renewal of Business Permit Application
Mission and Vision


The Imus City Building Official Office ensures the safe and lawful use of buildings and properties by enforcing the National Building Code, as well as circulars, memoranda, opinions, and decisions/orders issued. We facilitate compliant development with integrity, efficiency and professionalism.


The Imus City Building Official Office is committed to becoming a premier city building organization, dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all  Imuseños and making our city safer. We are committed  to improving our performance and developing procedures that are streamlined, understandable and transparent.


Engr. Rodel B. Pelaez

Building Official – OIC

2nd Floor – City Government Center
Malagasang I-G City of Imus, Cavite

(046) 471-2852

09190734910 | 09190734912