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Terminal 3 Arrivals Hall

Manchester Airport, Manchester, M90 1QX

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Introduction

  • Comments View
    • The Arrivals Hall can be accessed from the Domestic and International Baggage Reclaim areas and the car park.

Inside Access

  • There is level access in this area.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Photograph 1 shows the meeting point, located at the front of the Arrivals hall to the right as you exit the Baggage Reclaim Area.
  • It is 44 metres from the Baggage Reclaim Areas exits.
  • Arrow Private Hire Taxi counter located in main hall between door 1, and kift.

Reception (Information Desk)

  • The desk is 11m (12yd 1in) from the meeting point.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is high (110cm+).
  • The desk has a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The type of system is a fixed loop.
  • Staff are trained to use the system.
  • Comments View
    • The information desk is located to the right as you exit the Baggage Reclaim Areas.
    • The Onward Travel and Hotel Information Point (shown in photograph 2) is located opposite WHSmith, between the 2 sets of doors at the ent, and is 31 metres from the Meeting Point.
    • This can be used when the information desk is closed.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Tuesday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Wednesday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Thursday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Friday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Saturday 06:00 - 22:00.
    • Sunday 06:00 - 22:00.

Accessible Toilet (Door 1)

  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 28m (30yd 1ft) from the meeting point.
    • This accessible toilet is located in the far corner of the hall, by Door 1.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet.
  • 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 86cm (2ft 10in).
    • The door is light.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 111cm x 175cm (3ft 8in x 5ft 9in).
    • There is not a clear 150cm x 150cm manoeuvring space in the accessible toilet.
    • There is not a lateral transfer space.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is a/are coat hook(s).
    • The coat hook is within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.
  • 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 47cm (1ft 7in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • 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).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments View
    • All accessible toilets within the airport have Non Visual Disabilities signage (photograph 2).

Standard Toilet(s) (Door 1)

  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilets are located in the far corner, by Door 1.
    • The female and male toilets are 28m (30yd 1ft) from the meeting point.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilets.
    • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located next to the accessible toilet.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 90cm (2ft 11in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.
  • Comments View
    • These toilets contain cubicles with grab rails fitted and doors that open outwards.

Accessible Toilet (Door 4)

  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 107m (117yd 1in) from the meeting point.
    • This accessible toilet is located by Door 4.
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet.
  • 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 106cm x 176cm (3ft 6in x 5ft 9in).
    • There is not a clear 150cm x 150cm manoeuvring space in the accessible toilet.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is a/are coat hook(s).
    • The coat hook is within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on the left.
    • 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 49cm (1ft 7in).
    • 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 a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • 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).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments View
    • All accessible toilets within the airport have Non Visual Disabilities signage (photograph 3).

Standard Toilet(s) (Door 4)

Outside Access (Door 1)

  • This information is for the entrance located to the far right as you exit the baggage areas.
  • Comments View
    • There is not level access at this entrance.
    • The main doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 124cm (4ft ) wide.
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 132cm (4ft 3in) wide.
    • Door 1 is 15 metres from the meeting point.

Level Change (Door 1)

  • There is a slope located just outside the entrance.
  • The slope is moderate.
  • The slope is permanent.

Outside Access (Door 4)

  • This information is for the entrance located to the left as you exit the Baggage Reclaim Area.
  • Comments View
    • There is not level access at this entrance.
    • The main doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 263cm (8ft 7in) wide.
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 263cm (8ft 7in) wide.
    • Door 4 is 102 metres from the meeting point.

Level Change (Door 4)

  • There is a slope located just outside the entrance.
  • The slope is moderate.
  • The slope is permanent.

Door 1 to Taxi Rank

  • The taxi rank is 14 metres from Door 1.

Door 2 to Hotel and Off Site Car Parks Coaches

  • Hotels and Off Site Car Parks collect from the coach park to the side of the multi-storey car park.
  • Cross the road and enter the car park, then follow the signs and the green path to the collection point.

Door 4 to the onsite Car Park Buses

  • The car park bus stop is 24 metres from Door 4, accessed by crossing a quiet road via dropped kerbs without tactile paving.

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