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Obtain official number and alignment certificate
(last modified: 19/07/2022)

A zoning certificate is the first document needed to initiate the process for licensing or construction authorization. Its main objective is to determine property boundaries with federal roads and provide zoning relative to its front location.

This section of the portal is a compilation of the procedure possible requirements, since the information applicable to each municipality or state depends on particular legislation, the requirements for a specific location may vary from the compilation given here.

The required information is obtained at the office of the municipal or state agency that is responsible for the specific location. There you will be informed about the document to obtain, the requirements, costs, resolution time and applicable legislation for the municipality or state of your interest. Consult the directory of municipalities here.


Possible requirements
1. Application in official format
Application in official format (original)
2. Attorney deed
Attorney deed (Simple copy)

Copy of deed or document that serves as proof of property

3. Property layout and location
Property layout and location (Simple copy)
4. Current property tax voucher
Current property tax voucher (Simple copy)
5. Official ID of stakeholder (IFE, INE or valid passport)
Official ID of stakeholder (IFE, INE or valid passport) (original + Simple copy)
6. Make payments
Make payments (original)
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