Application of the access standards to the built environment

Workshop 2

This session covers the key disability access provisions that should be considered for parks, streets and external public spaces.

The topics include:

  • On-street and on-site accessible car parking
  • Streetscape and footpath design principals
  • Street furniture
  • Considerations for parks and playgrounds
  • Principles of inclusive design in public spaces, parks and playgrounds
  • Considerations for events in parks and public places

Our Blogs

Why ‘Wave to Open’ and ‘Wave to Lock’ Discriminate against People with Disability

  • May 2, 2024
  • Bruce Bromley

We are now regularly seeing the installation of ‘Wave to Open and Wave to Lock’ buttons used on automated...

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Raised Tactile And Braille Signage

  • November 10, 2023
  • Bruce Bromley

We are often asked to assess signage against the requirements of the Disability Access to Premise...

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Accessibility of Public Transport in Action: Passenger Ferries

  • February 14, 2022
  • Bruce Bromley

For public transport operators, accessibility and ease of use are essential to design considerations across...

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