To improve the lives of the Filipino people as the primary government agency in the management of housing, human settlements and urban development.


A strong institution and catalyst for the provision of adequate and affordable housing, inclusive human settlements and well-planned communities for every Filipino family.


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.


  • Dynamism
  • Honesty
  • Service Excellence
  • Unity of Purpose
  • Dedication