Access and Inclusion Fact Sheet

Optus Stadium caters for everyone regardless of age, experience or ability.

The aim of the design isn’t only to meet specific codes but rather to strive to exceed them as a minimum standard and create an inclusive venue for all fans.

Download the Access & Inclusion Fact Sheet. 

Individuals Requiring Universal Access (IRUA) features of the new Optus Stadium

  • 360 degree access across all general admission levels
  • IRUA seating throughout the Stadium
  • Over 60 Universal Accessible Toilets (UAT)
  • 3 Changing Places toilets – The first stadium in Australia to have more than one. Features include:
    • Height adjustable adult-sized changing bench
    • Mobile hoist system
    • Space for a user and up to two carers
    • Electric doors
  • 450 wheelchair positions (100 more than required according to  the 2013 National Construction Code) and 327 Enhanced Amenity Seating for people that have mobility requirements that are not in wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair positions on all levels with flexible seats for carers and guests, accommodating groups of all sizes
  • 9 times more permanent ACROD bays than required (2013 National Construction Code) 
  • 12 lifts throughout the Stadium
  • Dedicated taxi and private vehicle drop off areas
  • All public transport options will be fully inclusive