Speakers at #DDA25: Catia Malaquias, Alastair McEwin, Wendy Harmer, Catalina Devanda Aguilar, Therese Sands, Damian Griffis, Prof. Helen Meekosha, Commission President Rosalind Croucher

DDA25 anniversary

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the commencement of the operation of the Disability Discrimination Act 1992
Thursday 1 March 2018
Happy group of participants waving at the Welcome to Shaping our Future disability consultation

Shaping our future: discussions on disability rights

The Disability Discrimination Commissioner met with over 1000 people in capital cities and regional centres across Australia and received 85 written submissions. The collection of stories, videos and infographics summarise what the Disability...
Thursday 6 April 2017
Guide Dog

Assistance animals and the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth)

It’s widely recognised that some people with disability require support services and assistive technology to facilitate their active participation in public life and for personal activities.  The types of support that can be provided can come from a...
Monday 18 January 2016
Disabled man in court room

Access to justice in the criminal justice system for people with disability

This project focuses on people with disabilities who need communication supports or who have complex and multiple support needs and who have come in contact with the criminal justice system.
Wednesday 5 March 2014