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How close can I build to the boundary Brisbane?

6m to the front boundary unless the same as adjoining dwelling houses; 1m to the side boundary setback; and. 6m to the rear boundary (unless the lot is <25m deep, then 3-4.5m).

How do I find out the lot size of my property?

  1. Property Deed. Perhaps the easiest way to find out the size of your lot if you own your property is to read your property deed.
  2. Property Plat Map.
  3. Subdivision Plat Map.
  4. Boundary Survey Plan.
  5. Existing Conditions Plan.
  6. Tax Map.
  7. Local GIS.
  8. Professional Survey Services.

What is the minimum land size for subdivision in Qld?

The requirements are quite variable depending on the site’s zoning. For example in the Low Density Residential Zone generally the smallest lot allowed is 400 square metres and the rear lot must be at least 600 square metres.

Do you have to comply with small lot code?

If you are building or extending a small lot house in traditional building character overlay, you may have to submit a Code assessable development application to Council. Your proposal will also have to comply with the Traditional building character (design) overlay code and the Dwelling house (small lot) code.

When did Brisbane City Council issue small lot guidance?

In response to industry feedback, Brisbane City Council has issued Brisbane City Plan 2014 Interpretation Guidance (01/17), seeking to clarify the application of AO8.1, AO8.2 and AO8.3 of the Dwelling house (small lot) code.

Do you need Council approval for small lot project?

You will not need anything in writing from Council to commence your small lot project, provided you: carry out a self-assessment of all relevant codes, and ensure that you comply with all identified acceptable outcomes of the codes.

What are the requirements for a small lot house?

You can also phone 07 3403 8888 to speak to a town planner. Generally, all small lot houses must comply with the Dwelling house (small lot) code. The small lot code outlines requirements, including: car parking requirements. A neighbourhood plan or an applicable overlay may require additional outcomes to be addressed in the proposed development.