Joshua M. Del Bando
OIC-City Assessor
2nd Floor, Annex Building, City Hall, Cagayan de Oro City  
Tel. No. : (088) 857-2256 

About Us

The City Assessment Department, as provided for in Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, is mandated to: 
 • Ensure that all laws and policies governing the appraisal and assessment of real properties for taxation purposes are fairly, accurately, effectively and properly executed; 
 • Prepare, establish, install and maintain a systematic method of real property assessment, identification, accounting, tax mapping and record administration; 
 • Establishment, development and updating of a Geographic Information System, a computer based tax mapping for the discovery, inventory and identification of properties and geographic analysis system; 
 • Conduct regular physical surveys and verification of real properties for proper listing in assessment records; and 
 • Conduct general revision of all real properties within the city pursuant to Section 219, RA 7160.

Frontline Services

 • Issuance of Tax Declaration for Building and Machinery 
 • Issuance of Tax Declaration for land transfer and subdivision/consolidation 
 • Verification of property location and vicinity 
 • Issuance of photocopy of property location/vicinity section map and sketch/subdivision plan 
 • Issuance of Certified True Copy of Tax Declaration, Certificate of Property Holdings and Non-Improvement and other certificates for use transactions with national agencies