Permissible and Non-Permissible Uses Under Mixed Use


Retail shops and offices are permitted on plots abutting notified mixed use streets only on the ground floor and basement. The area of the shop/office is subject to the maximum permissible ground floor coverage.

The following activities are not allowed under Mixed Use-

  1. Retail shops of building materials such as timber and marble.
  2. Repair shops / workshops of automobiles, tyre resoling and re-treading, and battery charging spaces.
  3. Storage, go-downs and warehousing.
  4. Junk shops (except paper and glass waste)
  5. Liquor shops
  6. Printing, dyeing and varnishing shops.
  7. Any other activities that may be notified from time to time by the Government.
  • Other types of Mixed Use
  1. Business of finished marble products where cutting and polishing activity of marble is not undertaken will be permitted only on certain residential plots; they must be a minimum of 100 square metres in area and must be abutting ROW of a minimum 18 metres. The maximum permissible ground coverage of a plot on which such an activity is undertaken must be 50%.
  2. Retail shops of gravel, sand and cement shall be permissible in residential plots of at least 100 square metres abutting ROW of 18m and above in notified mixed use streets in E, F and G category colonies.
  3. Repair shops and workshops in case of automobiles shall not be prohibited on plots abutting mixed-use streets or commercial streets of ROW of 30m or more.
  4. Small shops of maximum 20 square metres area each will be permitted in the residential plots of all colonies. They will be permitted in a maximum of 4 dwelling units on the ground floor. Only the following activities may be carried out in these shops-
  • Selling of vegetables / fruits / flowers
  • Selling of bakery items / Confectionary items
  • Kirana / General store
  • Selling of dairy products
  • Selling of stationery / Books / Gifts / Book binding
  • Photostat / Fax / STD / PCO
  • Cyber cafĂ© / Call phone booths
  • LPG booking office / Showroom without LPG cylinders
  • Atta Chakki
  • Meat / Poultry and Fish shop
  • Pan shop
  • Barber shop / Hair dressing salon/ Beauty parlour
  • Laundry / Dry cleaning / ironing services
  • Sweet shop / Tea stall without sitting arrangement
  • Chemist shop / Clinic / Dispensary / Pathology lab
  • Optical shop
  • Tailoring shop
  • Electrical / Electronic repair shop
  • Photo studio
  • Cable TV / DTH Operation
  • Hosiery / Readymade Garments / Cloth shop
  • ATM
  • Cycle Repair Shop
  • Ration shop & Kerosene Shop under PDS.