Municipal Planning Guidelines for Secondary Suites

2010

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http://www.gov.mb.ca/ia/plups/pdf/mpgss.pdf

Accessory Dwelling Units

This guide provides local governments in Manitoba, Canada, with information to help them develop regulations for accessory dwelling units (ADUs). First, it discusses the context for ADUs in the province. Then, it highlights the benefits and challenges of expanding the supply of ADUs. Next, it highlights the key elements of successful local ADU programs, including zoning considerations. The appendices provide model plan language and zoning regulations and a sample brochure explaining the benefits of ADUs.