Australian Standards – Overview

Australian standards with reference to people with a disability

The following are the standards relates to Access for People with a Disability. Please note these are copyright and we can not issue copies of them.

Reference Guides for your information

Guide to Standards – Architecture

Guide to Standards – Building and Construction

Australian Standards with Accessibility Provisions

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But a Swimming Pool is BCA Class 10b, or is it?

  • December 16, 2020
  • Bruce Bromley

Not in most cases contrary to the typical advice given Class 3 hotel swimming pool   This issue comes up tim...

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Specular Inclusive vs Specular Exclusive for Luminance Contrast

  • September 19, 2020
  • Tanisha Cowell

Measurement methods when testing for luminance contrast – Specular Inclusive vs Exclusive Most peop...

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Why Most Building Entrances Do Not Comply!

  • August 1, 2020
  • Catherine Roberts

Why is the Luminance Contrast requirement within AS1428.1 almost always ignored? Luminance Contrast is requi...

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