Close coupled doc M disabled toilet packs
DDA, Document M of the building regulations (Doc-M) sets out the required products necessary for disabled users to comfortably use toilet facilities.
When installed to the correct layout dimensions, disabled users will easily be able to transfer themselves from the wheelchair to the toilet and back again with the support of grab rails and can easily access the sink to wash their hands.
In addition, our range of Doc M disabled toilet packs is WRAS compliant and suitable for use in all UK buildings. Available to order online at trade prices, we also offer fast delivery to anywhere within the UK, simply call us to confirm the lead time of your chosen Doc-M pack.
Choose from leading manufacturers including Armitage Shanks, Twyford, NYMAS and others. Commercial Washrooms is the UK’s leading online supplier of disabled toilets and shower packs.
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Disabled close-coupled toilet FAQs
What is a close-coupled toilet?
Close-coupled disabled toilets have a cistern attached to the toilet bowl, so, the toilet, pan and cistern are one unit. Pipework is concealed, giving the Doc M disabled toilet a more modern appearance.
What size is a disabled toilet?
The recommended dimensions of a disabled toilet are a minimum of 2200 deep x 1500mm wide so that there is a sufficient amount of space for wheelchair users. Find out more about the dimensions and requirements of a Doc M disabled toilet room here.
Are disabled toilets a legal requirement?
You should have facilities which provide equal access to toilets for disabled customers, staff and visitors. Document M (Doc M) of the UK building regulations state that wheelchair users must be able to access and use the washroom facilities of a building comfortably.
Find out more about disabled toilet regulations in the UK.
How to get a disabled toilet key
A disabled toilet key is referred to as a RADAR key. You can buy RADAR locks and keys here at Commercial Washrooms at competitive prices.
Why are Doc M disabled toilet facilities important?
It’s important for all buildings to have equal access to their washroom facilities as part of the Equality Act 2010; all individuals should be catered for and feel comfortable. You should ensure that your business provides accessible Doc M disabled toilet facilities so that:
What is included in a disabled close-coupled toilet pack?
Here at Commercial Washrooms, we sell a range of disabled close-coupled toilet packs so different equipment may be included with each pack. Typically, a Doc M disabled toilet pack can include the following:
A close-coupled WC pan
A toilet cistern
Toilet seats with covers
A basin and taps