Architecture & Access manages the design, construction and delivery of safe, accessible built environments for people with a disability.
Consulting closely with people with disability, families and service providers, we ensure our design solutions meet the requirements of universal design and specific individual needs.
Working with architects and designers, structural engineers, building surveyors and local government planners, we ensure projects comply with state and federal anti-discrimination laws, local planning policies, building control regulations, and work health & safety legislation.
We specialise in the project management of residential, commercial and public facilities, offering full or part services depending on client needs.
Our services include:
Architecture & Access has the capacity and experience to manage a wide range of project types including:
Home modification involves design and construction of the home environment to assist people with a disability to live more independently and undertake activities of daily living such as showering, cooking and leisure.
Architecture & Access also provides home modification services to older people wishing to enhance their independence and safety as they continue to live in their own homes. More about ageing in place.
Our project managers are highly experienced in delivering home modification to meet a wide range of needs, having delivered the Home Modification Program for the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and Work Safe for more than 12 years.
Architecture & Access provides a range of services in relation to compliance upgrade of existing buildings.
Our services assist architects and designers to ensure redevelopments and upgrades achieve compliance in line with anti-discrimination laws, workplace health & safety legislation and building codes.
We assist local government to provide accessible public facilities, and ensure traders and service providers comply with accessibility requirements where there is a change of use for retail and commercial tenancies, and wherever a building permit is required.
More about our services for local government.
The LHA Design Guidelines offer a great opportunity for architects, designers and developers to lead the way in the provision of housing that appeals to a broad spectrum of potential buyers and is highly regarded by government.
Architecture & Access can assist architects, construction professionals and developers remain on trend to design and deliver livable housing.
Architecture & Access is an associate member of Livable Housing Australia, and long time proponents of livable housing and universal design.
When you engage with Architecture & Access you can expect:
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