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Gosford Granny Flat Regulations – The Definitive Guide

If you have a property in Gosford, NSW, and are contemplating adding a granny flat to it, the question on your mind may be – what do you need to do first?   First,...
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Blacktown Council Granny Flat Requirements – The Ultimate Summary

If you are thinking of building a granny flat in Blacktown, NSW, here is a summary of Blacktown Council granny flat requirements:   No car parking spots are necessary. You may be required to...

Ryde Council Granny Flat Requirements – Know the Rules

If you live in Ryde, NSW, I have provided you with a summary of Ryde Council granny flat requirements:   There is no requirement for off-street parking. Due to the Councils’ Contribution Plan, the...

Parramatta Granny Flat Requirements – The Laws You Need to Follow

For those thinking of building a granny flat in Parramatta, NSW – Here is a summary of Parramatta Council granny flat requirements:   No car parking spots are required. You may need to pay...

Private Certifier vs. Council Certifier. Which One Should You Choose?

When planning to build a granny flat, there are a lot of important decisions that you must make. One being – should you use a Council certifier or a private certifier?    Both have...

Do You Need a DA for a Granny Flat? – Can You get Around One

Getting your Development Application (DA) through Council can be one of the most demanding parts of planning a granny flat. But, do you need a DA for a Granny Flat?   No, not always....

Granny Flat Zoning – Councils Rules in One Place

If you are thinking about building a granny flat, first you will need to find out some details about your property. Knowing your zoning is a big part of whether your granny flat will...

Granny Flat Without Council Approval – What to Do and Avoid

When planning on building a granny flat, you find yourself looking at a lot of strict rules. So, it’s normal to wonder – can you build a granny flat without Council approval?   Yes....

Granny Flat Size Guide – The Ultimate Resource

When building a granny flat, your budget and local regulations will determine what is allowed. So, what is the maximum size a granny flat can be?   Depending on your local Council, the regulations on...

Granny Flat Section 94 Contributions. The Complete List of Fees.

Either when building, or after you have built a granny flat, you may be asked to pay quite a generous fee to your council. This is called the Section 7.11 / Section 94 Contributions...