Chapter-7 General Building Requirements/ General Building Requirements/Provisions, Section 7.15 Provision of parking in Stilts, Podium and Landscaping

  1. In case a building is to be constructed on an individual plot with stilt floor, a maximum 2.4m height at soffit level of beam and 2.7m height at soffit level of slab for providing parking space is permitted.
  2. In podium(s), maximum 2.4m height at soffit level of beam and 2.7m height at soffit level of slab for providing parking space can be constructed in continuation of the stilt floor having access for the parking without conflicting with the access requirement. The terrace of the podium may be used for plantation, swimming pool, landscaping, and so on.
  3. For the provision of stack-parking in stilt floor, a minimum height of 2.4 m. for stilt floor may be relaxed. However, in case of stack parking the height shall be as per design and structural safety requirement.
  4. In case, parking requirements are met by setbacks and open area, stilt parking may be at owners’ discretion. In case, the total parking requirements are not met in the open area and setbacks, the remaining parking should be accommodated in partial stilt with balance area can be used as part of dwelling unit, which shall be counted for FAR calculations.