Livermore ADU Laws & Regulations

Zoning

R-1/R-2

Lot Size

NA

Maximum ADU Floor area

1200sf

Rear Yard Coverage

based off CA codes

No. Bedrooms

2 bedrooms

Kitchen

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

Bath

Required

Parking

For the ADU, one 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

4ft

4ft

Height

Subject to underlying zoning

Design

Colors, materials, roof forms, and window trim to match those of existing primary dwelling.

Entryways

Required, Building Code

Second Address

NA

ADU Regulation Website

 

https://www.cityoflivermore.net/civicax/filebank/documents/17975/