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Disability Parking Permits

Due to COVID-19 the submittal process for obtaining a Disability Parking Permit has changed. Click here, or click the tab labeled “Disability Parking Permits” to view the updated submittal process.

DCAB OFFICE STATUS: 

As of Wednesday, July 1, 2020, the DCAB staff has returned to the office and will resume normal business hours; Monday – Friday 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., closed on all state holidays.

If you plan to visit the office, please observe the following protocols:

  • Masks are required upon entry into the Kamamalu Building.
  • Sign in with security in the lobby before entering our office.
  • For walk in assistance, sign in DCAB’s visitor log sheet.
  • Be seated in the office waiting area for further assistance.
  • Temperatures will be taken upon arrival into our office. (For the safety of others, any temperature of 100.4°or higher will not be allowed to remain in the office.)
  • Social distancing of 6 feet between one another.
  • Visitor Protocols are subject to change as we monitor the COVID Pandemic.

 

 

NEW FROM DCAB: 

DCAB Annual Report FY 2019-2020 – PDFPDF Text Only (posted 11/5/20)


HRS 103-50 Report of Activities 2019-2020 – (posted 10/22/2020)
The new Hawaii Administrative Rules Title 11, Chapter 218 are now in effect. Please view the documents located on the Communication Access page for more information (posted 9/1/20)
Aging and Disability Issues 2020 – PDF • Word (posted 6/3/2020)
VRI Guidelines: These guidelines were created by the National Association of the Deaf and Deaf Seniors of America to assist healthcare providers in operating Video Remote Interpreting (VRI). – (posted 3/31/2020)
DCAB Legislative Position Statements 2020 – (posted 2/11/2020)
Assistance Animal Flyer – (posted 12/31/2019)
How to Obtain Communication Access Services or Providers – (updated 11/4/2019)
Service Animal Flyer – (posted 10/18/2019)
Service Animal Card – (posted 10/18/2019)
DCAB Guiding Principles on the Mobility and Safety of Pedestrians with Disabilities – (posted 9/23/2019)
DCAB Guiding Principles on Public Transit Fixed Route Bus and Paratransit Services – (posted 9/23/2019)
Parking Program for Persons With Disabilities Annual Accomplishments 2018-2019 – (posted 9/9/2019)
Parking for Persons with Disabilities Program History (posted 9/9/2019)
DCAB Plan of Action FY 2019-2020 PDFWord Version (posted 8/27/2019)
Movie Captioning in Theaters in Hawaii: Legislative History – (posted 7/8/2019)
DCAB HRS Updates – (posted 7/8/2019)


The Communication Access Unit at DCAB now has a Facebook page. Check out their page at: https://www.facebook.com/DCABCommAccess/
Press Release-DCAB Facility Access Plan Submission and Review System – (posted 4/2/2019)
DCAB Facility Access Plan Submission and Review System – (posted 4/1/2019)
DCAB Background and Statutory Basis – (posted 4/1/2019)
Policy Guidance on the Provision of Auxiliary Aids/Services or Accommodations due to Disability at Public Meetings or Events – (posted 11/28/2018)
Information for visitors traveling to Hawaii, please visit: Hawaii Tourism Authority website – (posted 11/16/2018)
Communication Access Card Information – (posted 9/10/2018)


LEADERSHIP 

David Ige
Governor of Hawaii

Pauline Aughe
Chairperson, DCAB

Kirby Shaw
Executive Director, DCAB