CA Disability Access and Education Fund Fee

Special Notice

The California Disability Access and Education Fund Fee increases from $1 to $4 effective January 1, 2018 in accordance with California Assembly Bill 1379 (Amendment to California Senate Bill 1186)

Under federal and state law, compliance with disability access laws is a serious and significant responsibility that applies to all California building owners and tenants with buildings open to the public. You may obtain information about your legal obligations and how to comply with disability access laws at the following agencies:

The purpose of the fee is to increase disability access and compliance with construction-related accessibility requirements. Additionally, the fee assists local jurisdictions in supporting the Certified Access Specialist (CASp) Program and provides the Division of the State Architect (DSA) with funds to maintain oversight of the CASp program.

California Government Code: Disability Access and Education