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Accessibility Policy

 
This page contains a summary of the Accessibility Policy and a link to the full version of it.
Updated: 9/10/2018 3:14 p.m.

In late 2014, Council adopted an accessibility policy to ensure equity and access for people with disabilities are a priority in the work it does.

The guiding principles for this policy are:

  • We recognise the diverse needs of people with disabilities and acknowledges that people with disabilities are experts in their own experience.
  • We recognise the need to provide all people with equity of opportunity and access.  We have a regulatory function to ensure that quality standards and safety are maintained and barriers to access are removed.
  • We will act with integrity to maintain an ongoing partnership with people with disabilities built on mutual trust and respect.
  • We will actively involve people with disabilities in decisions that directly affect their living in the District.

Follow the link below to view the full version of the policy. 

Accessibility Policy  [213kb]

You can view additional information about Disability Services we provide, by following the link below.

Resources

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