State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) 2008
Historical version for 25 February 2011 to 28 February 2011 (accessed 29 November 2014 at 12:08) Current version

3A.27   Garages, carports and car parking spaces

(1)  This clause applies only to lots in Zone R5 that have an area of less than 4,000m2.
(2)  A garage, carport or car parking space for a dwelling house must:
(a)  if the dwelling house has a setback from a road boundary of 4.5m or more—be at least 1m behind the building line of the dwelling house, or
(b)  if the dwelling house has a setback from a road boundary of less than 4.5m—be at least 5.5m from the boundary.
(3)  If the door or doors on a garage face a primary road, a secondary road or a parallel road, the total width of all those door openings must:
(a)  be not more than 6m, and
(b)  if the lot has a frontage of more than 15m—be not more than 50 per cent of the width of the building, measured at the building line to the relevant property boundary, and
(c)  if the lot has a frontage of not more than 15m—be not more than 60 per cent of the width of the building, measured at the building line to the relevant property boundary.
(4)  An open hard stand car parking space must measure at least 2.6m wide by 5.4m long.
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