Programs and Services

Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee

  • Advocacy & Legal
Created by the Ontario Disability Act, the role of the committee is:
  • To advise Council on the preparation, implementation and effectiveness of its annual accessibility plan
  • To review site plans of and advise on accessibility issues relating to identified buildings within the Municipality
  • To advise Council on other accessibility related issues within the Municipality
Municipalities with a population of 10,000 or more must set up an accessibility advisory committee. Any municipality with a population of less than 10,000 may also set up an accessibility advisory committee. More than half of the members of the Committee must be people with disabilities.
A municipal council should designate a key staff person or department to ensure the establishment of a Municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee and the development of an annual accessibility plan.

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1-866-515-2025 (Toll-free), 416-849-8276 (Local), 1-800-268-7095 (Toll-free TTY), 416-325-3408 (Local TTY)

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