Calculate New FAR in Faridabad

Calculate New FAR in Faridabad

Our Faridabad FAR Calculator will give you

Floor Area Ratio Calculation – FAR in Faridabad (according to local building laws)

Step 1:

Check the Land Area Ratio (FAR) for your property in Faridabad from the table below. If you have your plot size in yards, don’t forget to convert it to sq. m. by multiplying it by 0.836. The following table applies only to land in Faridabad.

Area of Gurugram Plot (sq. meter)
Permissible Ground
Coverage %
Real FAR
Purchasable FAR
1-75 66 165 99 264
76-100 66 165 99 264
101-150 66 145 119 264
151-200 66 145 119 264
201-250 66 145 119 264
251-350 60 125 115 240
351-500 60 120 120 240
501 and Above 60 100 140 240

Step 2:

Take for example 200 square meters. Land in Faridabad. Conversion of 200 square meters. m² by multiplying by 0.836 and the result is 167 m².

For a 167 sqm plot of land in Faridabad, the free/real FAR is 145 and the purchased FAR is 119. Therefore, the total FAR is 264.

FAR = (Total area of all floors * 100)/ Plot Area


Therefore, Total area of all floors = (FAR*Plot Area)/100

Total area of all floors for 200 sq.yd. (167sq. m.) in Faridabad= (264*167)/100 = 441.46 sq.m

Total area of all floors in sq. ft. = 4751.84 sq. ft.

Step 3:

If you plan to use all of your property’s FAR in Faridabad, Haryana Building By Laws allows you to build a maximum of 4 floors. Therefore, the footprint per floor is 4751.84 / 4 = 1188 square feet.

Note: balconies, mold parking lots, basements, elevator shafts and smog are excluded from the FAR calculation, this list is not exhaustive and some areas may be added as the drawing is completed.

Practical application of FAR

The most practical way to define the concept of area ratio (FAR) is to give an example. FAR 100 means that as a homeowner, you can build a one-story building on your property or a two-story building in the center of your property. FAR 200 means you can build a two-story building on your property or a four-story building on half of your property, and so on.

What are the benefits of setting AWAY for a city to its citizens?

Every city is like a structure and is therefore limited by the capacity it can withstand. Exceeding this capacity can cause various problems. FAR measures the resilience of a city to maintain the general welfare of its citizens based on many factors such as its ability to cope with natural disasters and others.