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Building Height Limit

Requested from CAAP by M. Canilang at 01:56 AM on Nov 10, 2022.
Purpose: For my undergraduate thesis
Date of Coverage: 11/09/2021 - 11/09/2022
Tracking no: #CAAP-410043331198

Canilang 01:56 AM, Nov 10, 2022

Hi, I am Michael Julius Rivera Canilang, a 5th-year college student taking a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and studying at Rizal Technological University. I am currently working on my undergraduate thesis Legends’ Den: Esports Arena and Mixed-Use Training Center Interactive Architecture towards Competitive Electronic Sports in Cebu City.
	I would like to request information regarding:

1.	Building height limit at South Reclamation Properties land in Cebu City, Cebu

Thank you and have a good day. 

Best regards, 
Michael Julius Rivera Canilang

Receiving Officer 12:28 PM, Nov 10, 2022

November 10, 2022

Dear Michael Julius Canilang,


Thank you for your request dated Nov 10, 2022 01:56:31 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Building Height Limit.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved.  Please note that we are only able to provide some of the information you have requested for you will need to submit a Height Limitation application (with required documents) in order for CAAP to determine/compute the height limit at a specific location based on all standards established for the nearest Aerodrome.

For thesis purposes only, kindly provide a letter (with endorsement from your thesis adviser) stating the background and title of the study. Please include a location plan showing the specific property being the subject of the study and send these to the Operational Safety Division via email at

For an official/formal request for Height Limitation, please refer to the attached application form for Height Limitation (HL). You need to submit an HL application (with required documents) in order for the Operational Safety Division (OSD) to determine/compute the height limit at a specific location based on all standards established for the nearest Aerodrome.

Kindly fill-out the format for the “Applications to be submitted format_v2.xlsx” and follow the notes on each cell. Also send the scanned copies of all the documents to be submitted for the OSD's initial checking of completeness. (1 pdf per application or site)

For further clarification, you may call the OSD at (02) 7944-2068.

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 Applications to be submitted format_v2.xlsx
 Geodetic Engineer's Certificate (CAAP-ADM-AOD-002).pdf
 Height Evaluation Application Form (CAAP-ADM-AOD-001).pdf

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