Annex 2 Example Standards for Parking Areas for Development

Parking Norms

Parking Space Requirements

(a) The minimum parking space requirement for each car and truck is as follows:

Car 3 m x 6 m When individual parking space is required.
2.5 m x 5 m When community parking space is required.
Truck 3.75 m x 7.5 m

(b) Residential: detached, semi-detached and row houses

Plot area upto 100 sq. m No private or community parking space
Plot area : 101–200 sq. m Only community parking space
Plot area : 201–300 sq. m. Only community parking space
Plot area : 301–500 sq. m Minimum 1/3rd of open area for parking
Plot area : 501–1000 sq. m. Minimum 1/4th of open area for parking
Plot area : 1001 sq. m.+ Min. 1/6th of space area for parking

(c) Flats

50–90 sq m. or more of floor area One space for every two flats
100 sq. m. or more of floor area. One space for every flat
Warehouses and godowns One space for initial 500–1500 sq. m of floor area. Additional spaces at the rate of one for every subsequent 1000 sq. m
For all kinds of developments excepting residential, warehouses and godowns Two spaces for initial 500–1500 sq.m of floor area Additional spaces at the rate of one for every subsequent 500 sq.m

(d) Parking Norms for Work Centres

(ECS/100 sq. m. floor area) Work Centre Type
Commercial Offices
Delhi Master Plan 1981 1.14 0.63
Delhi Master Plan 2001 1.67 1.67
New Delhi Redevelopment Advisory Committee, 1972 2.28 1.14
Indian Road Congress, 1973 1.25 1.42
Central Public Works Department 1.23

Equivalent Car Space (ECS) by Type of Vehicle

Car / Taxi 1.00
Two wheeler 0.25
Auto rickshaw 0.50
Bicycle 0.10
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