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.

Contact information

Accessibility Standards Canada

Email: Info.Accessibility.Standards-Normes.Accessibilite.Info@canada.gc.ca

320, St-Joseph Boulevard

Suite 246

Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3

Telephone: 1-833-854-7628

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 Winter 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 30.60 July 8, 2020 TBD TBD Summer 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 30.20 December 4, 2020 TBD TBD Summer 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 30.20 December 4, 2020 TBD TBD Fall 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 30.20 October 15, 2021 TBD TBD Spring 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 20.99 TBD TBD TBD TBD Technical Committee on Wayfinding and Signage

01.070

01.075

01.080.01

N/A
Emergency Measures New Standard 20.99 TBD TBD TBD TBD Technical Committee on Emergency Measures

13.200

13.220

13.320

53.020

91.120

N/A
CAN-ASC-6.1 Adoption 20.60 2022-03-09 TBD TBD TBD Technical Committee on Information Communication Technology

35.020

33.020

03.100.10

13.180

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