National Building Code of the Philippines Lesson 1 Quiz

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What is the purpose of the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP)?

To regulate and control the location, size, design, and construction of buildings

Which section of the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP) declares the policy of safeguarding life, health, property, and public welfare?

Section 102: Declaration of Policy

What is the Presidential Degree No. 1096 (P.D. 1096) also known as?

National Building Code of the Philippines

What is the main purpose of the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP)?

To provide a framework of minimum standards and requirements for buildings and structures

What does Section 102 of the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP) aim to safeguard?

Life, health, property, and public welfare

Who is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the provisions of the Code?

The Secretary of Public Works, Transportation, and Communications

What does the Code apply to?

Public and private buildings and structures, except traditional indigenous family dwellings

Under what circumstances does the Code apply to buildings constructed before its approval?

It applies only to portions to be altered, added, converted or repaired

What is required before erecting, constructing, altering, repairing, moving, converting or demolishing any building or structure?

Obtaining a building permit from the Building Official

What information must the applicant provide when filing an application for a building permit?

Certified true copy of the TCT covering the lot and estimated cost of the proposed work

Study Notes

National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP)

  • The purpose of the NBCP is to safeguard life, health, property, and public welfare.
  • Section 101 of the NBCP declares the policy of safeguarding life, health, property, and public welfare.

Presidential Decree No. 1096 (P.D. 1096)

  • P.D. 1096 is also known as the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP).

Main Purpose of NBCP

  • The main purpose of the NBCP is to safeguard life, health, property, and public welfare.

Section 102 of NBCP

  • Section 102 of the NBCP aims to safeguard life, health, property, and public welfare.

Administration and Enforcement of the Code

  • The administration and enforcement of the provisions of the Code are the responsibility of the Secretary of the Department of Public Works, Transportation, and Communications.

Application of the Code

  • The Code applies to all buildings, buildings under construction, and buildings to be constructed.

Buildings Constructed Before Approval

  • The Code applies to buildings constructed before its approval if they undergo alterations, repairs, or additions.

Building Permits

  • Before erecting, constructing, altering, repairing, moving, converting, or demolishing any building or structure, a building permit is required.
  • The applicant must provide the following information when filing an application for a building permit:
    • Detailed plans and specifications of the building or structure
    • Other relevant information required by the enforcing authority

Test your knowledge on the National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP) and Presidential Degree No. 1096 with this quiz. Explore the rules and regulations governing the design and construction of buildings in the Philippines.

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