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Our Work with Disability Groups

In May 2017 Manchester Airport in cooperation with OCS will be launching a disability focus group. This group will be representative of various disabilities and be formed of various organisations with whom we will consult on various subject matters relating to travelling through Manchester Airport with disabilities. We will publish information relating to these meetings on this page to keep you updated with our work.

 Here at Manchester Airport we are committed to engaging with disability groups and our local community.

Below are a few of the ways we are working alongside these partners:

Disability Engagement Forums

In July 2017, Manchester Airport - in cooperation with OCS - will be launching a disability focus group. This group will be representative of various disabilities and be formed of various organisations with whom we will consult on various subject matters relating to travelling through Manchester Airport with disabilities. We will publish information relating to these meetings on this page to keep you updated with our work. Find out more here.

Manchester Airport Consultative Committee

The Manchester Airport Consultative Committee, comprising of 33 members representing local authorities, amenity groups and user groups meets on a quarterly basis to request progress reports from Manchester Airport on current community issues including:

  • Results of environmental monitoring
  • Analysis of community complaints
  • Development proposals
  • Environmental management initiatives
  • Traffic statistics

In addition, two sub-groups, the Technical Advisory Group and the Airport Users Advisory Group, meet quarterly. Our Airport Users Advisory Group includes a representative of local voluntary organisation, Disability Stockport.

Further information

DisabledGo

DisabledGo and Manchester Airport have worked in collaboration to create a detailed guide to assist you in getting around the airport.

Further information

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