Building single dwellings on small lots

This page has information about the development requirements in the Northern Territory (NT) for residential buildings on small parcels of land. 

The following fact sheets give guidance on NT Planning Scheme requirements for small lot subdivisions, and on lot configuration, setbacks, minimum frontage widths and building envelopes when building a single dwelling on a small lot:

You can also read more about private open space requirements when building in the NT.

Last updated: 07 March 2019


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