Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU)

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) are permitted in Norfolk County, subject to local regulations. The Zoning By-law of Norfolk County 1-Z-2014 outlines the requirements for this use. Below is a summary of some of the requirements, but also see Section 3.2.3 of the Zoning By-law (page 36) for more details regarding Accessory Dwelling Units.

  1. ADUs are permitted within the primary dwelling or in an accessory building in Urban, Hamlet, or Agricultural Areas, specifically permitted in R1, R2, R3, R4, RH, and A Zones.