Accessibility Standards Canada: Standards work program

The present work program lists all of our active standards projects as well as previously published standards. It provides a summary of all the standards currently in development.

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Title Project type Current stage code Commencement date Public comment start date Public comment end date Publication target date Technical committee ICS code International standard used as basis
Plain Language New standard 30.20 July 8, 2020 TBD TBD November 2022 Technical Committee on Plain Language 11.180.99 11.180.01 11.180.15  11.180.30 33.030 33.170 N/A
Outdoor Spaces New standard 30.20 July 8, 2020 TBD TBD August 2023 Technical Committee on Outdoor Spaces 11.180.01 11.180.30 11.180.99 91.020 03.200.01 N/A
Emergency Egress New Standard 30.00 December 4, 2020 TBD TBD July 2023 Technical Committee on Emergency Egress 13.200 13.220 12.230 13.320 12.340 53.020 91.060 91.120 91.160.10 N/A
Employment New Standard 30.00 December 4, 2020 TBD TBD October 2023 Technical Committee on Employment 03.040 03.100 03.100.01 03.100.10 03.100.02 03.100.30 N/A
Built Environment New Standard 30.00 October 15, 2021 TBD TBD March 2023 Technical Committee on a Model Standard in the Built Environment - Accessibility

53.020.01 91.040.01 91.040.10 91.040.20 91.060 91.120.01 91.140.90 91.160 91.190

N/A
Wayfinding/ Signage New Standard 10.99 TBD TBD TBD TBD Technical Committee on Wayfinding and Signage

01.070 01.075 01.080.01

N/A
Emergency Measures New Standard 10.99 TBD TBD TBD TBD Technical Committee on Emergency Measures 13.200 13.220 13.320 53.020 91.120 N/A