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24.0 RAL3 Zone Regulations

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24.1 Lot Width, Area, Yards

Table 2.24.1  


Lot Width

Lot Area

Front Yard and Street Side Yard

Rear Yard

Side Yard



45 m

0.4 ha

3 m dwelling;

6 m garage

6 m

4.5 m

Street Townhouse

6.5 m

145 m2

3 m dwelling

7 m

1.2 m
interior side
yard 0 m 

Table 2.24.2


Other Yards



Rear dwelling setback abutting a creek block

7.5 m
4.5 m if block includes a 3 m buffer

Side building setback abutting a creek block

3 m

Yard abutting a pipeline easement

7 m

Yard abutting a railway right-of-way

30 m

24.2 Density

No minimum or maximum density for Street Townhouses.
All other dwelling types:   Minimum 26 units per hectare
                                            Maximum 50 units per hectare

24.3 Parking

Parking shall be provided in accordance with Part 1, Subsection 2.25, "Off Street Parking and Loading Requirements."

24.4 Encroachments

In addition to Part 1, Subsection 2.13, the following shall apply:

a) Covered porches are permitted to encroach a maximum distance of 1.5 m into the front yard and side yard abutting a street.

b) Where the side yard is less than 1.2 m, the encroachment shall be no closer than 60 cm to the lot line.

c) Eaves and roof overhang may encroach a maximum distance of 0.5 m beyond a covered porch encroachment into the front yard and street side yard.

24.5 Built Form

a) The number of townhouse units per block shall not exceed 8 (eight).

b) Notwithstanding the definition of Street Townhouse, a grade level access between front and rear yards is not required for street townhouse units on lots less than 7.65 m wide.

24.6 Building Height

Townhouses and street townhouses: Three storeys maximum, and in accordance with Part 1, Subsection 2.31, Residential Building Height.

24.7 Driveways and Garages

a) Notwithstanding Part 1, Subsection 2.24, the maximum driveway width shall be 3 m.

b) In addition to a driveway with a maximum width of 3 m, a walkway with a maximum width of 1.5 m shall be permitted.

24.8 Landscaping & Amenity Area

Landscape Buffer for townhouses abutting a RAL1 or RAL2 zone: 6 m

Privacy Area for townhouses: 20 m2 per unit



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