Essential Points Related to Building Bye-laws (Residential)

Bazar Area - In Bazar Area:-

PLOT SIZE BUILDING LINE REAR SPACE SIDE SPACE
Less than 5M Not required Not required Not required
5M & above but less than 10M Not required Not required Not required
10M & above but less than 1 Kanal 8 feet 5 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on one side)

1 Kanal & above but less than 2 Kanal 10 feet (3.05m) 5 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on both side)
2 Kanal and above 20 feet (6.1m) 8 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on both side)

Note:- Covered area of subsequent floor shall not exceed 75 percent of maximum permissible covered area of ground floor

Main Cantonment or Officer Housing Scheme:-

PLOT SIZE BUILDING LINE REAR SPACE SIDE SPACE
Less than 5M 5 feet (1.52m) 5 feet (1.52m) Not required
5M & above but less than 10M 5 feet (1.52m) 5 feet (1.52m) Not required
10M & above but less than 1 Kanal 8 feet 5 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on one side)

1 Kanal & above but less than 2 Kanal 10 feet (3.05m) 5 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on both side)
2 Kanal and above 20 feet (6.1m) 8 feet

5 feet (1.52m)

(on both side)

Note:- Covered area of first floor shall not exceed 75 percent of the covered area of ground floor

Private land area - For Private Land Area:-

PLOT SIZE GROUND COVERAGE(MAX)
Less than 5M  90%
5M & above but less than 10M  75%
10M & above but less than 1 Kanal  70%
1 Kanal & above but less than 2 Kanal  67%
2 Kanal and above  63%

Duties of the Building Control Cell are as under: -

  • To check the construction activities within their areas of responsibilities and take required action.
  • To confirm the construction of buildings according to approved building plans.
  • To check the encroachment on CB / Govt land and take required action.
  • To keep vigilant check on unauthorized construction and report in the office if any illegal activity is detected.