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Standards Australia Draft for Comment – AS 13611

Deaf Australia is an active member of the Australian Standards Committee which reviews the International Standards Obligations (ISO) 13611:2014 and to modify to meet Australian’s context for provisioning of interpreting services in Australia. Standards Australia has released a Draft Standards for Public Comment and you can find Draft Standards on this website. Public Comment Closing […]

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Deaf Acknowledgement Survey

Deaf Australia is conducting a survey on Deaf Acknowledgment. The survey includes three (3) versions of the Deaf Acknowledgement and are asking the members of the Deaf Community to select one. The version with a majority will then go to Annual General Meeting on 27 October 2018 (Canberra) to vote for Deaf Acknowledgement. Please go […]

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Proposed revised ‘Assessing Fitness to Drive’ guidelines released

Proposed revised ‘Assessing Fitness to Drive’ guidelines released

The National Transport Commission (NTC) has released proposed revised Assessing Fitness to Drive guidelines as part of the current review of the medical standards. Deaf Australia (together with Deaf Victoria) has been instrumental in the drafting of the revised guidelines and encourages all members of the Deaf community to read and provide feedback to the Commission. The review of […]

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