Gilroy ADU Laws & Regulations

Zoning

RR/R1/R2/RH/N

Lot Size

NA

Maximum ADU Floor area

600 sq.ft., not to exceed 50% of the existing living area of the existing primary dwelling

Rear Yard Coverage

NA

No. Bedrooms

1 bedroom

Kitchen

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

Bath

Required

Parking

For the ADU, two parking space is required unless the property qualifies for an exemption under State law. Many ADUs qualify for an exemption.

Setbacks

Front

Side

Rear

Established by Zoning District

6ft

6ft

Height

24ft

Design

Architectural features (windows styles, roof slopes, exterior materials, colors, appearance) and design must be compatible with the existing primary dwelling.

Entryways

Required

Second Address

Yes, new letter placed at end of number address

ADU Regulation Website

https://www.codepublishing.com/CA/Gilroy/#!/Gilroy30/Gilroy3054.html