Disability act works

  • Project typeFootpath & cycleways
  • Project value$190,000
  • Project scheduleConstruction
  • Completion Date30 June 2022

 This is a shire-wide project to deliver small scale upgrade works in two parts:

  • Works within Council-owned buildings/reserves identified as part of Council's Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) audit in 2018
  • Works on Council infrastructure, such as footpaths and parking areas identified by the community and Council staff

Council has made an ongoing commitment to provide accessible physical and natural environments to promote inclusion for all members of the community regardless of ability.

In keeping with this commitment, Council makes an annual allocation in the Capital Works Program to undertake improvement works to Council-owned assets to ensure that they are accessible for all members of the community in accordance with the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) and the Australian Standard (AS 1428.1-2009).