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


The council has the power to:


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

Mr. Jim Sanders chairs the council. He is the former president and CEO of CNIB.

Learn more

The Review of the Customer Service Standard by the Accessibility Standards Advisory Council/Standard Development Committee. Read the ASAC/SDC meeting minutes and progress reports. This publication is 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.