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Time to future proof Australian housing

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Given our ageing population, the number of Australians with mobility issues is expected to almost double from 3 million to nearly 6 million within 40 years. In about a month’s time Australia’s building ministers will meet to consider the inclusion of minimum accessibility standards in the National Construction Code (NCC). This will be a critical decision for the millions of Australians with mobility impairments who cannot get access to housing that meets their needs.

To read the full article, please visit the Australian Pro Bono website.



Source:
Di Winkler, 2021, Australia Pro Bono (https://probonoaustralia.com.au)

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