Business and not-for-profit

In residential areas a Small Scale Home Based Business operating incidentally to the residential use of land by the resident (occupier) of a property is allowed. As these businesses can vary in size, scale and nature they will have consequently varying impacts on the neighbourhood.

Types of Home Businesses Town Planning Scheme No 4 provides for the following types of Home Businesses
  • Home Office
  • Home Occupation
  • Home Based Business

Each of these business types may occupy different amounts of space and has different requirements. These requirements are listed on the following page.

Small Scale Home Information Sheet


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Home businesses

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Running a public event

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Food premises and preparation

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