San Leandro ADU Laws & Regulations

Zoning

RS | RO | RS-40 | RS-VP | RD | RM

Lot Size

No minimum, but must have room on lot to add an ADU outside of the required setbacks.

Maximum ADU Floor area

1200sf

Rear Yard Coverage

Must comply with yard coverage requirements of underlying zoning district.

No. Bedrooms

No min/max.

Kitchen

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

Bath

Required

Parking

NA

Setbacks

Front

Side

Rear

 

Established by Zoning District

4ft

4ft

Height

16ft

Design

Be constructed of the similar exterior materials, finishes, and family of colors as the primary residential dwelling unit

Entryways

Required

Second Address

Building Department question

ADU Regulation Website

https://www.sanleandro.org/documents/Planning/ADU%20Handout_2021.pdf