CREATING ACCESSIBLE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SPACES Enjoy access to experienced, highly qualified specialists.
Access Consultants are highly trained Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialists or Occupational Therapists (OT). Beyond their O&M or OT experience, Access Consultants have qualifications in assisting people with low vision or blindness to move through environments confidently and safely.
All Guide Dogs Access Consultants are registered Associate Members of the Association of Consultants in Access Australia.
Access Consultants can provide a comprehensive analysis of your space or environment—called an ‘access appraisal’—to determine your best option in meeting regulatory obligations. Access appraisals are valuable and applicable at any stage of building development: whether your environment is in the early design phase, currently in construction, or housed within an existing structure.