Berkeley ADU Laws & Regulations

Zoning

R-1/R-2

Lot Size

N

Maximum ADU Floor area

1200sf

Rear Yard Coverage

NA

No. Bedrooms

2 bedrooms

Kitchen

Full kitchen facility required (permanent range, counter, refrigerator, sink)

Bath

Required

Parking

“No parking required for ADUs. Replacement parking for existing dwelling unit(s) not required when a garage, carport, covered parking structure, or designated uncovered parking area is physically replaced by an

accessory dwelling unit. “

Setbacks

Front

Side

Rear


Currently none (per state law)

4ft

4ft

Height

16ft

Design

NA

Entryways

Required

Second Address

Required, fill out https://www.cityofberkeley.info/uploadedFiles/Online_Service_Center/Planning/Address%20Assignment%20Request.pdf

ADU Regulation Website

 

https://www.cityofberkeley.info/uploadedFiles/PLANNING_-_New/ADU_Regulations.pdf