Statement of support and commitment
We support the Access Alliance in the call for robust and enforceable accessibility legislation in New Zealand. We believe all New Zealanders should be able to fully participate, engage with, work for, and use the services of our organisations irrespective of any access needs.
We call on all political parties to show leadership by committing to the introduction of accessibility legislation, as part of their election platform.
We acknowledge that we also need to engage with people with disabilities to make our organisations and services accessible. We commit to initiating or continuing this conversation.
Together, we can create an accessible and inclusive country where people with disabilities or access needs can thrive as citizens and community members.
We are grateful for the support of the following organisations: