Disabled Compliant Toilets
Since the institution of the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010, the commercial sector has been overwhelmed with inaccurate data about how preexisting properties should be upgraded to comply with the legislation.
With that said, there’s been heated debate about the legislation and how it causes land value to decrease, etc. The facts remain that it’s the law and it’s the human rights for ALL people to have access to ALL public spaces just as everyone else.
Yes, the situation has been, and will continue to be, debatable by those that don’t concur with humanity. However, over the last few years the dust has settled and everyone can see more clearly now opening the door to bigger a better future for ALL Australians.
Commercial washrooms in Australia aren’t exempt from the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010. In actuality, it was most likely created for commercial and public washrooms throughout our wonderful country. Nor is Washroom Dispenser Warehouse exempt from offering you a wide selection of amenities and accessories to assist you in creating that perfect toilet under strict code.
Some Helpful Advice
If you’re in the process of building or renovating your commercial space. Here’s a few helpful tips to assist you in creating a disabled compliant toilet best for everyone.
- Always check heights; double check your basins, toilets, sinks heights that they are accurate and current with the required code
- Give Space; undercut toilet bowls are highly recommended and effective for all disabled complaint washrooms.
- Location location location; placement of the toilet in relation to the walls or barriers is vital to a useful and compliant washroom. Flushing mechanism should be obtainable allowing the user easy access points to easily handle their business effortlessly and quickly.
Here at Washroom Dispenser Warehouse, we’re proud to do our part by offering a valuable range of disability compliant accessories to assure your commercial washroom is living up to code.
From automatic hand-dryers to complete baby changing stations, we’ve got your back Australia!