Good Access is Good Business
Did you know?
- Four million people in Australia (18.5%) have access requirements.
- 1 in 5 people have a disability in Australia.
- In 2016, 665 people (or 5.4% of the population) in Federation Council area reported needing help in their day-to-day lives due to disability.
- The Commonwealth Disability Discrimination Act 1992 requires all public premises to be accessible to people with disabilities? This means that your business is obliged to ensure ease of access for people of all abilities.
Federation Council is committed to providing local business with information about how to become more accessible and inclusive.
Is your business accessible?
You may be missing out on potential customers if it is not.
Remember, what you do to improve accessibility doesn’t have to be expensive. Providing easier entry and educating staff will go a long way to making your business more attractive to many people, including people with disability.
Access at a Glance Program
Do you want your business to be recognised for been accessible and inclusive?
Do you want to learn how to attract more customers by providing better access to your business?
Be part of the Access at a Glance Program.
Accessible Australia – Know Before You Go!
Visiting the Federation Council area and need to know where to go?
Find accessible businesses in the Federation Council area.