Laws & Issuances

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Executive Order No. 648 s. 1981

Declared the HOUSING AND LAND USE REGULATORY BOARD (HLURB) as the planning, regulatory and quasi-judicial instrumentality of government for land use development.

Executive Order No. 90

Identifying the government agencies essential for the National Shelter Program and defining their mandates, creating the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC), rationalizing funding sources and lending mechanisms for home mortgages and for other purposes.

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Implementing Rules and Regulations of PD 957 and BP 220

The Implementing Rules and Regulations of PD 957 and BP 220 were promulgated by the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board to establish different levels of standards and technical requirements for condominiums, subdivisions, and economic and socialized housing projects in urban and rural areas.

The revised rules and standards for BP 220 and PD 957 covers the following:

  • Minimum design standards
  • Procedure and requirements for the application and approval of subdivision and condominium plans
  • Procedure and requirements for registration and licensing of subdivision and condominium projects.
  • Procedure and requirements for registration of real estate dealers, brokers and salesmen.
  • Miscellaneous provisions: complaints, hearings, penalties, etc.
  • IRR of BP 220
  • IRR of PD 957

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APPROVED BOARD RESOLUTIONS

Series of 2013

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Board Res. No. 911

December 3, 2013

Board Res. No. 902

June 28, 2013

Board Res. No. 901

June 28, 2013

Board Res. No. 900

June 28, 2013

Board Res. No. 899

April 26, 2013

Board Res. No. 898

April 26, 2013

Board Res. No. 897

February 26, 2013

Board Res. No. 896

January 29, 2013

 

2011

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Board Res. No. 878

24 June 2011

Adherence to the Required Review and Approval Process for all Amendments Effected by Local Government Units on their Respective Comprehensive Land Use Plans (CLUPs) and Zoning Ordinances
Board Res. No. 877

24 June 2011

Board Res. No. 875

24 June 2011

Approving Ordinance No. 07-017 series of 2007 known as an Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 97-08 which shall henceforth be known as the Amended Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance of Parañaque City
Board Res. No. 871

19 April 2011

Board Res. No. 87019 April 2011
Approving the Provincial Physical Framework Plan (PPFP) of the Province of Nueva Vizcaya, 2007-2013
Board Res. No. 869

19 April 2011

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance of Valenzuela City, 2009-2018

 

2010

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Board Res. No. 860

24 May 2010

Resolution No. 859

24 May 2010

Approving Ordinance No.43 S.2009 Amending City Ordinance No. 17-02 S.2002 of Pasig City, Metro Manila as Approved by the Board Under Resolution No. 730 S.2002 Dated 18 September 2002
Board Res. No. 857

26 April 2010

Resolution No. 856

26 April 2010

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance of the Municipality of Romblon
Resolution No. 855

26 April 2010

Approving Ordinance No. 35 Dated 29 November 2006 Amending Zoning Ordinance No. 54 S.2002 of San Juan, Metro Manila as Approved by the Board Under Resolution No. 736 Dated 20 November 2002
Board Res. No. 853

15 March 2010

Board Res. No. 852

15 March 2010

 

2009

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Board Res. No. 851

16 December 2009

Board Res. No. 850

25 November 2009

Board Res. No. 830A

10 September 2009

Board Res. No. 848

10 September 2009

Resolution No. 846

31 July 2009

Board Res. No. 845

31 July 2009

Board Res. No. 844

31 July 2009

Board Res. No. 843

24 June 2009

Board Res. No. 841

24 June 2009

Board Res. No. 840

25 May 2009

Board Res. No. 839

25 May 2009

Board Res. No. 838

26 March 2009

Board Res. No. 837

26 March 2009

Board Res. No. 836

26 March 2009

Board Res. No. 835

26 March 2009

Resolution No. 834

25 February 2009

Board Res. No. 833

30 January 2009

Resolution No. 831

30 January 2009

 

2007

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Board Res. No. 797

31 January 2007

Board Res. No. 804

16 May 2007

Board Res. No. 806

17 August 2007

Board Res. No. 808

20 September 2007

Board Res. No. 809

12 November 2007

Board Res. No. 810

12 November 2007

Board Res. No. 811

12 November 2007

Board Res. No. 812

12 November 2007

 

2006

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Resolution No. 796

09 October 2006

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Zamboanga City
Resolution No. 794

11 September 2006

Amending Provision on Signatories to Subdivision Development Plan and Site Development Plan for Projects under PD 957 and BP 220
Resolution No. 792

10 July 2006

Approving the Provincial Physical Framework Plan of Camarines Norte
Resolution No. 791

13 March 2006

Approving the Provincial Physical Framework Plan of Cavite
Resolution No. 789

16 February 2006

Approving Volume I, A Guide to Comprehensive Land Use Plan Preparation, New Edition
Board Res. No. 798

S. 2006

Approving the CLUP/ZO of CDO City
Board Res. No. 799

S. 2006

Accrediting Pag-Ibig Housing Bonds as an Alternative Investment of Subdivision Owner/Developer in Compliance to the Twenty Percent (20%) Social Housing Development Requirement Under Section 18 Of Republic Act No. 7279

 

2005

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Resolution No. 787

07 November 2005

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Municipality of Nasugbu, Batangas
Resolution No. 785

05 October 2005

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Municipality of GOA, Camarines Sur
Resolution No. 783

22 August 2005

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Olongapo City
Resolution No. 782

20 July 2005

Approving the Purchase of Special Series Bonds (New Issue) of the Home Guaranty Corporation as a Mode of Compliance to the Twenty Percent (20%) Socialized Housing Development Requirement Under Section 18 of Republic Act No. 7279
Resolution No. 781

20 July 2005

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Santiago City
Resolution No. 780

20 July 2005

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Santiago City
Resolution No. 779

19 May 2005

Resolution No. 778

19 May 2005

Further Amending the Fourth (4th) Paragraph of Section 4 of the Rules and Regulations to Govern Sec. 18 of Republic Act No. 7929
Resolution No. 777

07 February 2005

Accrediting Socialized Condominium Projects as Mode of Compliance to Section 18 of R.A. 7279

 

2004

Resolution Number

and Date

Title Administrative Issuance

and Date

Resolution No. 775

06 December 2004

Approving the Deletion of item 4 of Board Resolution No. 725, Series of 2002, Entitled “Amending the Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations for Presidential Decree No. 957 (PD 957) and Batas Pambansa Blg. 220 (BP 220)
Resolution No. 774

06 December 2004

Rules to Govern the Meetings of the Board of Commissioners of The Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board
Resolution No. 773

06 December 2004

Approving the Provincial Physical Framework Plan of Antique, 2003-2012
Resolution No. 772

08 November 2004

Approving the Accreditation of Pag-ibig Housing Bonds As an Alternative Investment of Subdivision Owner/Developer in Compliance to the Twenty Percent (20%) Socialized Housing Development Requirement Under Section 18 of Republic Act No. 7279
Resolution No. 771

08 November 2004

Rules on the Registration and Supervision of Homeowners Associations
Resolution No. 770

20 September 2004

Framework for Governance of Homeowners Association
Resolution No. 769

20 September 2004

Approving the Amendments of Plan Review, Adoption and Approval Process Comprising Volume IX of the Guidelines for the Formulation/Revision of Comprehensive Land Use Plan (Metro Manila Cities and Municipalities)
Resolution No. 768

16 June 2004

Exempting On-site Housing Projects of Non-Governmental and Non-Profit Organizations and Foundations Engaged in Community Development for the Underpreviledged and the Homeless Sector from the Licensing Requirements of the HLURB
Resolution No. 767

16 June 2004

Accrediting Projects of Non-Governmental Organizations and Foundations Engaged in Community Development for the Underpreviledge and Homeless Sector as Compliance to the 20% Socialized Housing Requirement Under Section 18 of RA 7279
Resolution No. 766

16 June 2004

Approving the Comprehensive Land Use Plan/Zoning Ordinance of Quezon City
Resolution No. 765

19 May 2004

Adopting the 2004 Rules of Procedure of the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board
Resolution No. 764

19 May 2004

Amending Sections 15, 16 and 17 of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Batas Pambansa (BP) No. 220
Resolution No. 763

19 May 2004

Amending Sections 9,10 and 11 of the Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for Presidential Decree (PD) No. 957
Resolution No. 762

17 March 2004

Approving the Amendments of Plan Review, Adoption and Approval Guidelines Comprising Volume IX of the Guidelines for the Formulation/Revision of Comprehensive Land Use Plan
Resolution No. 760

18 February 2004

Approving the 2004 Revised Schedule of Fees and Schedule of Fines and Guidelines for its Imposition
AO 02

17 May 2004

Resolution No. 759

18 February 2004

Approving the Provincial Physical Framework plan of Northern Samar, 2004-2013
Resolution No. 758

21 January 2004

Resolution Recommending the Reappointment of Atty. FLD as Commissioner of the Board
Resolution No. 757

21 January 2004

Approving the Provincial Physical Framework Plan of Palawan, 1996-2005
MC 08

02 March 2004

 
 

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Laws that ensure rational land use and sustainable urban and regional development

  • Executive Order No. 72 – providing for the preparation and implementation of the Comprehensive Land Use Plans (CLUPs) of Local Government Units pursuant to the Local Government Code of 1991 and other pertinent laws.
  • Memorandum Circular No. 54 – prescribing the guidelines of Sec. 20, R.A. 7160, authorizing cities/municipalities to reclassify lands into non-agricultural uses.
  • Executive Order No. 124 – establishing priorities and procedures in evaluating areas for land conversion in regional agricultural/industrial centers, tourism development areas and sites for socialized housing.

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Laws that regulate the relationship between sellers, developers and buyers of subdivision lots and condominium units, and provide quasi-judicial and criminal remedies for breach of statutory and contractual obligations.

  • Subdivision and Condominium Buyer’s Protective Decree Presidential Decree No. 957 (As Amended By P.D. 1216) – regulating the sale of subdivision lots and condominiums, providing penalties for violations thereof.
  • Batas Pambansa 220 – an act authorizing the Ministry of Human Settlements to establish and promulgate different levels of standards and technical requirements for economic and socialized housing projects in urban and rural areas from those provided under Presidential Decrees No. 957, 1216, 1096 and 1185.
  • Presidential Decree No. 1216 – defining “Open Space” in residential subdivision and amending Sec. 31 of P.D. 957, requiring subdivision owners to provide roads, alleys, sidewalks and reserve open space for parks or recreational use.
  • Presidential Decree No. 1344 – empowering the NHA to issue writ of execution in the enforcement of its decisions under P.D. 957
  • Republic Act 7279Urban Development and Housing Act. An act to provide for a comprehensive and continuing urban development and housing program, establish the mechanism for its implementation, and for other purposes.
  • Republic Act 4726The Condominium Act. An act to define condominium, establish requirements for its creation, and govern its incidents.
  • Republic Act 7899 – amending Sections 4 and 6 of R.A. 4726
  • Executive Order 71 – devolution of HLURBs function to approve subdivision plans to LGUs.
  • Executive Order 184 – creating socialized housing one-stop processing centers.
  • Republic Act 6552 – Realty Installment Buyer Protection Act.

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Laws that protect the rights of tenants and occupants of lands within Urban Land Reform Zones / Areas for Priority Development (ULRZ /APD)

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