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Baggage Belts 1-6

Bristol Airport, North Side Road, Bristol, BS48 3DY

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Introduction

Outside Access (Baggage Belts 1-6)

  • This information is for the entrance located immediately after exiting Immigration.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.

Reception (Baggage Enquiries)

  • The desk is 10m (10yd 2ft) from the baggage entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is high (110cm+).
  • The desk does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The desk is generally staffed.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

Baggage Belts 1-6

  • There is level access.
  • All of the baggage belts are low in height.
  • The baggage belts are 44cm high.
  • There are clear markings on the floor around the baggage belts.
  • Luggage trolleys are available within the baggage area.
  • There is a cost involved for use of the luggage trolleys, please visit the website for more information.
  • Fixed seating is available.
  • Lighting levels are varied.
  • The floor surface is tiled.

Exit into Arrivals Hall

  • The exit leading into the Arrivals Hall is located on the ground floor within the baggage area, to the left when exiting the lift.
  • There is level access.
  • At the exit into the Arrivals Hall there are no doors and the width is 248cm.
  • There are clearly marked routes for arrivals from the EU (blue) those with goods to declare (red), and those with no goods to declare (green).
  • The floor surface is non slip tile.
  • The doors leading through to the exit are automatic and 200cm wide (Photographs 5 & 6).
  • Beyond these doors is a small World Duty Free shop for final purchases (Photographs 7 & 8).
  • The final exit doors (Photographs 9 & 10) have warning notices explaining there must be no stopping between the last sets of doors.
  • The door width is 200cm.
  • If a passenger does stop an alarm will ring and the doors will close and lock.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is Braille, tactile, pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 80m (87yd 1ft) from the lift.
    • This accessible toilet is located facing Baggage Belt 1.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet.
    • This is by lift.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 85cm (2ft 9in).
    • The door is light.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 155cm x 225cm (5ft 1in x 7ft 5in).
    • There is a clear 150cm x 150cm manoeuvring space in the accessible toilet.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 78cm (2ft 7in).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a flush, however it is not on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is an emergency alarm in the cubicle.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
    • There is a mirror.
    • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 46cm (1ft 6in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The height of the toilet roll holder is 105cm (3ft 5in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 100cm.
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • There is a second accessible toilet which has similar dimensions with the transfer space to the right.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located facing Baggage Belt 1.
    • The female and male toilets are approximately 85m (92yd 2ft) from the lift.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilets.
    • This is by lift.
    • An ambulant toilet cubicle with wall mounted grab rails is available.
    • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located in a baby care room adjacent to the standard toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 88cm (2ft 11in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.
    • This is by lift.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.