Ontario's Accessibility Standards Advisory Council/Standards Development Committee advises government on improving accessibility for people with disabilities.


The Committee has the power to:


The Minister appoints the members. They include a cross-section of leaders from:

Mr. Jim Sanders, former president and Chief Executive Officer of CNIB, currently chairs the council.

Learn more

The Review of the Accessibility Standard for Customer Service by the Accessibility Standards Advisory Council/Standard Development Committee.

Read the meeting minutes and progress reports. These documents are available in alternative formats upon request.

See the January 21, 2013 news release: New Council to Help Make Ontario Even More Accessible

The Terms of Reference set out the role and responsibilities of the council when it develops new accessibility standards.