Are there any owner-occupancy requirements for JADUs?

Yes. There are owner-occupancy requirements for JADUs. The owner must reside in either the remaining portion of the primary residence, or in the newly created JADU. (Gov. Code, § 65852.22, subd. (a)(2))

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1. What is an ADU?
2. Do ADU/JADU projects require a public hearing for approval?
3. Is there a minimum lot size requirement?
4. Can minimum and maximum unit sizes be established for ADUs?
5. Can I create an ADU if I have multiple detached dwellings on a lot?
6. Can I add an ADU as a second story on an existing single family residence or detached garage?
7. Can parking requirements exceed one space per unit or bedroom?
8. Is replacement parking required for a garage conversion?
9. Are JADUs allowed in detached accessory structures?
10. Are there any owner-occupancy requirements for JADUs?
11. Are two JADUs allowed on a lot?