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AS 1428.1-2009 Design for access and mobility - Part 1: General requirements for access - New building work

Abbreviation
AS 1428.1-2009
Amendment
A1-2010, A2-2017
Valid from
27/11/2009
Replaces

Information provider
SAI Global
Author
Standards Australia
Information type
Australian Standard
Format
PDF, Hard copy


Description

This Standard sets out minimum design requirements for new building work, as required by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), to enable access for people with disabilities. It covers aspects of access to and within a building.

Scope

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 -

  • (a) continuous accessible paths of travel and circulation spaces for people who use wheelchairs;
  • (b) access and facilities for people with ambulatory disabilities; and
  • (c) access for people with sensory disabilities.

Note: The BCA and Premises Standards set out requirements for other features of the accessible built environment not covered in this Standard, such as lifts, hearing augmentation, tactile ground surface indicators, signage, glazing, lighting, car parking and toilet numbers, and distribution.

This Standard does not include requirements for - 

  • (i) wheelchairs that have dimensions exceeding those shown in Figure 1; or
  • (ii) motorized scooters.
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AS 1428.1-2009 Design for access and mobility - Part 1: General requirements for access - New building work

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AS 1428.1-2009 Design for access and mobility - Part 1: General requirements for access - New building work

Description

This Standard sets out minimum design requirements for new building work, as required by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), to enable access for people with disabilities. It covers aspects of access to and within a building.

View on Information Provider website
AS 1428.1-2009 Design for access and mobility - Part 1: General requirements for access - New building work
Description

This Standard sets out minimum design requirements for new building work, as required by the Building Code of Australia (BCA), to enable access for people with disabilities. It covers aspects of access to and within a building.

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AS 1428.1-2009 Design for access and mobility - Part 1: General requirements for access - New building work

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