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What approvals do I need? - Ancillary accommodation (granny flat)
|Description||Ancillary Accommodation (also commonly known as a Granny Flat) is a self-contained dwelling on the same lot as a single house which may be attached to, integrated with or detached from the single house|
|Do I need approval?||
A planning approval may be required for ancillary accommodation.
In the following zones a planning approval is always required for ancillary accommodation:
In the following zones a planning approval is NOT required for ancillary accommodation:
Please note: A planning approval should be obtained prior to submitting for a building permit.
A building permit is always required for ancillary accommodation.
|What do I need to submit?||
Please refer to the City's DA Checklist – Residential Dwellings for a complete list of the information required to apply for planning approval.
Please refer to the below application checklists (Certified or Uncertified) for a complete list of the information required to apply for a building permit: