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Plot height notification

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  • Helsinki
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Building permit applicants need a building permit map and a report on the owners of neighbouring properties for hearing the neighbours as attachments to the building permit. A plot height notification is part of these building permit map materials. The notification specifies the ground levels of the yard area in relation to street levels and neighbouring properties.

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Background information

The municipal property authorities can be requested to carry out the measure. The purpose of determining the elevation of a plot is to establish the height of the plot above sea level.

The planned location of the building is determined by marking the place where the building is to be constructed. The purpose of the location review is to establish the exact location of the building. If necessary, an opinion on the review is issued. Final acceptance cannot be given before the location review has been completed.

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City of Helsinki

Responsible for the service

City of Helsinki, Urban Environment Division
Text edited by: City of Helsinki, Urban Environment Division
Updated: 21/2/2024