The United Kingdom Construction Industry Council (CIC) on 10 March officially launched their ‘Essential Principles Guide’ for Built Environment Professionals on creating an accessible and inclusive.

On 29 November 2016, the Senate referred the following matter to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report:

Following the Australian Government released on the Review of the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010 (Premises Standards) Report and its Response to the Report on 3 March 2017, ACAA will be preparing a submission to lobby for the inclusion of Access Consultants in the process.

The universal design 2016 Conference report and some of the presentations are now available on this website link…

The following brief report on the accessibility of the main tourist destinations in Peru is based on our recent travels.

ACAA would like to congratulate Michael Small on being awarded a Churchill Fellowship to study overseas.

This article is to assist facility owners, managers and/or operators, who are seeking to engage a consultant to prepare a report on accessibility for a particular premises, in appreciating the range in depths of analysis possible.