Durham Region - Accessibility Features

If you have any questions about the accessibility features of this location, please contact the Accessibility Coordinator: 905-743-2640 / 905-743-2800 ext. 7109 / 905-743-2620 ext. 7198 / 905-743-2831

Accessible parking

Availability: Yes
Number of car spots:10
Number of van spots:5
Pick up and drop off: Yes

Walkways and ramps

Walkways, ramps from parking: Yes
Walkways, ramps from street: Yes
Walkways have handrails on both sides: Yes

Lobby

Is there a barrier-free path of travel through the lobby: Yes
Where restrictive measures/also a clear path through lobby: Yes

Elevators

Mirrors filtered to the rear: Yes
Buttons in braille: Yes
Voice announcement for each floor: Yes
LED messaging: Yes

Stairs

Handrails are on both sides of all stairs and ramps: Yes

Floors and hallways

All other floors are accessible by ramp or elevator: Yes
All hallways barrier-free: Yes

Doorways

Public doors fitted with accessible hardware: Yes

Washrooms

Barrier-free washrooms: Yes

Public pay telephones

TTY phone identified by symbols: Yes
Phones include volume controls and symbols: Yes

Information desks

Is there an information desk: Yes
Location: The desk is in a dedicated location near the front entrance.
Is the information desk staffed: Yes

Assistive listening systems

Is an ALS available in the courthouse: Yes
For more information, please contact the Accessibility Site Coordinator: 905-743-2640 / 905-743-2800 ext. 7109 / 905-743-2620 ext. 7198 / 905-743-2831

Counters

Is there a section at a height that a person in a wheel chair or scooter can conduct business: Yes
Located along accessible path of travel: Yes

Courtrooms/Judicial hearing rooms

Do they have an accessible entrance: Yes
How many: 33
Manoeuvring room for wheelchairs, scooters and walkers: Yes

Jury room

Do jury rooms have an accessible entrance: Yes
How many: 8
Manoeuvring room for wheelchairs, scooters and walkers: Yes
Tables at height that a person in a wheelchair or scooter can use: Yes

Public safety

Do building alert and alarm signals include audible and visual signals: Yes