The Accessibility Advisory Council (Council) invites your feedback on its Discussion Paper on Recommendations for a Design of Public Spaces Accessibility Standard: (PDF) (Word).  

The Council will use your input to develop its final report and recommendations to government.  Please send your comments and submissions to access@gov.mb.ca by Friday, February 14, 2020, or contact the Disabilities Issues Office:

Mail: 630 - 240 Graham Avenue, Winnipeg MB,  R3C 0J7
Phone: 204-945-7613
Toll Free: 1-800-282-8069, Ext. 7613


On January 15, 2020, the Council held a public consultation in Winnipeg. A recording of the Design of Public Spaces public consultation event is now available.

The Council thanks the members of the Design of Public Spaces Standard Development Committee, which provided the expertise, research and recommendations that laid the foundation for the Council’s discussion document

On May 14, 2019, the Disabilities Issues Office coordinated a public presentation on the Scope and Intent (PDF) (Word) for an AMA standard for the Design of Public Spaces. A recording of this event is now available: recording of the Design of Public Spaces presentation.