Australian Standard AS 1428.1-2001 Design for Access and Mobility - Victoria

Service summary

You will be required to comply with these standards if you intend to construct a building that has mobility access. This includes considerations being made for:
  • wheelchair access
  • use-specific facilities
  • sensory requirements (such as Braille signs).

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Victorian Building Authority

Act(s) name

Building Act 1993 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Building Interim Regulations 2017 (Victoria)

Contact details

Building
Victorian Building Authority

Operating address:
Goods Shed North
733 Bourke Street
Docklands, Victoria 3008
Mailing address:
PO BOX 536
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

1300 815 127

Fax:

03 9618 9062

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