Disability Action Plan

Under Section 49A of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA 1995) (as amended by Article 5 of the Disability Discrimination (Northern Ireland) Order 2006), the Northern Ireland Assembly Commission is required to have due regard to:

  • the need to promote positive attitudes towards people with disabilities; and
  • the need to encourage participation by people with disabilities in public life (‘the disability duties’).

You will find the Commission's Disability Action Plans listed below:

Disability Action Plan 2012 - 2016

Disability Action Plan 2011 - 2012

Disability Action Plan 2008 - 2011


Review of Disability Action Plans:

5 Year Review of Disability Actions Plans (covering the period 15 December 2007 - 31 March 2013)

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