To promulgate and enforce enabling policies, plans and regulations on land use, housing and urban development and homeowners associations towards sustainable and resilient communities.

To empower stakeholders in the formulation and implementation of plans and programs.


An institution of highly dedicated and accountable Public Servants committed in improving the quality of life of the Filipino people by building well-planned, climate resilient, vibrant, inclusive and sustainable communities and human settlements.


We, the civil servants of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development shall pursue excellence in governance in promoting sustainable, healthy, productive and safe human settlements through housing and urban development.


  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Competence
  • Commitment