Applicable Standard

AS 1428.1-2009
Design for access and mobility – General requirements for access – New building work

This Standard specifies the design requirements for new building work, as required by the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards (Premises Standards), to provide access for people with disabilities. Particular attention is given to –

  1. continuous accessible paths of travel and circulation spaces for people who use wheelchairs;
  2. access and facilities for people with ambulatory disabilities; and
  3. access for people with sensory disabilities.

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Sure Care

toilet and shower grab rails

A division of Safety Rails Australia Pty Ltd

T: (03) 9359 6366

Meeting the standards and expectations of builders and architects while still providing for the diverse and challenging needs of elderly and disabled people has always been the primary focus for Safety Rails Australia
Manufacturers of FIRMA GRIP grab rails.

Specialising in:

  • Grab rails
  • Hand rails
  • Bedscreen track
  • Shower seats
  • Specialist stainless steel fabrication


Hand Rail Industries

T: (03) 9466 3211


  • Solid Stainless Steel
  • WC Grab Rails
  • Assisted WC Grab Rails
  • Assisted Bath Rails
  • Assisted Shower Rails
  • Shower Curtain Track
  • Folding Shower SeatBannister Rails


Grab Rail Industries

T: (03) 9466 3211


  • Colour co-ordinated grab rails
  • Shower slides
  • Shower seats
  • Shower curtain rods


Enware Australia Pty Limited

T: (02) 9525 9511


  • Basin
  • Grabrails
  • Taps
  • Mixing Valves



T: 1300 138 086


  • Shower sets
  • Grab rails
  • Back rests
  • Drop down rails
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