Design Able Living provides a range of advice around accessible design. These services are provided across a range of projects including residential, commercial, educational, health and community facilities. This advice aims to provide accessible living, working and community environments that enhance all of our lives.
Consultancy advice is based upon the relevant regulations. Codes include the Commonwealth Disability Discrimination Act (DDA);the disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010; and AS 1428.1-2009 (1) Design for Access and Mobility part 1: General requirements for access – New building work, including AS 1428 (full suite) and other documents as required.
Two recent projects are the Rapid Interim Housing Prototype for the Summer Foundation and the $1.1 Billion Social and Affordable Housing Fund 2, providing consultancy advice. These are leading, best practice, universally designed dwellings that will be available for families, whatever stage of life they are at.