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Ingenius

Contact Information

Ingenius
350 Queen Street, Auckland
-36.851877,174.764252
Phone: 099721829
Fax: Not available
www.ingenius.net.nz

Accessibility Report

Summary

Bronze

Ingenius is an IT Company located in the heart of Auckland City. They are very keen to learn more about access IT needs and integrate it into their line of work for clients. They have made a great start by joining the Be. Welcome programme, and they also have plans to learn more about how to use accessible software and will be getting certified using Jaws in the near future.

View the full accessibility report for Ingenius.

Ratings by Access Group

The Be. Welcome Assessment rates the accessibility of the organisation in each of the following 5 access groups, as well as providing an overall rating:

Overall Rating
Bronze 67%
Vision
Bronze 67%
Hearing
Bronze 64%
Mobility
Silver 72%
Parents
Silver 71%
Learning & Intellectual
Bronze 69%

Vision

Bronze

These are the features that the business provides to create a positive accessible experience for customers or visitors with a vision impairment.

  • Getting ready to go:

    • The website:

      • www.ingenius.net.nz
      • The Ingenius website is very clear and easy to navigate, with no clutter and strong colour contrast. In the "Blog" section, there are software training videos which don't have text/caption or sign language alternatives, but have lots of visuals and a voice over explaining the content. There are no accessibility features on this website.
      • Ingenius do not currently have any advertising brochures.
      • There are no alternative marketing formats that Ingenius use, as they have a consistent client base, and are marketed mostly through word of mouth.
  • Arriving and Getting In:

    • Bus Stop:

      • With Ingenius located on Queen Street, the premises are well serviced by public transport.
      • A bus stop is located directly north of the entrance to the building on Queen St.
      • The number of the bus stop is 7058
      • The bus route is Auckland Central
      • There is seating and shelter at the bus stop.
    • Car parking:

      • There is accessible car parking.
      • The accessible parking is easy to find and well sign posted.
      • There is no shelter over the accessible car parking.
      • As well as on street accessible parking available on Queen Street and Rutland St, there is off street parking at the Civic Car Park. This car park has a vehicle clearance height of 2.08m. Accessible parking is available with the first two hours, after 5pm and weekend parking free. Please take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the assistance button for instructions.
    • Kerb Side:

      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There are no fixed ramps to the site.
    • The identified accessible route to the site:

      • The accessible route to the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • There are ground tactile indicators installed to help navigate to the main entrance.
    • The main entrance into the site:

      • The main entrance to Ingenius is wide with automatic sliding doors for ease of entry.
    • Main entrance signage:

      • There is no directional signage until you walk down the marble floor corridor, veer left and straight ahead there is a digital sign, with the list of businesses in the building and their floor number. The sign is in white, capitalised text on a black background, and may be hard for those with a visual impairment to read due to it's size.
    • Main entrance doorways (this includes gates and turnstiles)

  • Getting around within the site:

    • Customer Service:

      • Tim Davies, the CEO of Ingenius is very warm and friendly and open to learning more about accessibility. Tim and his small team are really accommodating and willing to help anyone who comes across their path with an access need. There are plans in the near future for Ingenius staff to do a certification in using Jaws. They also cater to access specific needs currently by: 1.Redesigning forms for workers with visual impairments (larger - fonts, easier to read). 2.Installing specific phone headsets for workers who cant easily use the phone.
      • There are staff available to help with any access enquiries.
      • All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).
    • Communicating Accessibly:

      • There is information available on DVDs.
    • The identified accessible route within the site:

      • The accessible route within the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • You can access all facilities and services within from this accessible route.
      • Lighting levels on this accessible route offer good visibility and viewing.
      • The layout suggests a welcoming physical environment (e.g. mobile floor stands provide unimpeded travel, or outdoor environment surfaces are well maintained).
    • Sensory options:

    • Surfaces:

      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
      • The floor surface covering is plain and clear.
      • Tactile indicators are not installed on the accessible route
    • Lifts:

      • All controls (i.e. landing controls, alarm and emergency telephone) are located within a reachable range.
    • Stairs or Steps:

      • There is a handrail located on at least one or both sides of the stairs.
      • There is no reception or counter area on the ground floor.
    • Accessible Toilets:

      • An accessible toilet is located on the same floor of the building.
      • All gender accessible toilets are in a self-contained compartment with full privacy.
      • Accessible toilets are not on every floor.
      • The toilet seat lid can act as a back rest.
      • The toilet pan provides a stable base to transfer from.
      • The accessible toilet is a minimum of 1600mm wide x 1900mm long.
    • Places of assembly, entertainment and recreation:

      • Meeting rooms are on the accessible route.
      • Entertainment areas are on the accessible route.
      • There is no direct access to an accessible toilet.
      • There are no designated accessible public facilities.
  • Getting out safely:

      • The emergency exits are accessible and hazard free.
      • All fire/smoke doors can stay open automatically during an emergency.
      • There are audible fire alerting devices.
      • Assembly areas (e.g. evacuation point) are on the accessible route.

Hearing

Bronze

These are the features that the business provides to create a positive accessible experience for customers or visitors who are Deaf or have a hearing impairment.

  • Getting ready to go:

    • The website:

      • www.ingenius.net.nz
      • The Ingenius website is very clear and easy to navigate, with no clutter and strong colour contrast. In the "Blog" section, there are software training videos which don't have text/caption or sign language alternatives, but have lots of visuals and a voice over explaining the content. There are no accessibility features on this website.
      • Ingenius do not currently have any advertising brochures.
      • There are no alternative marketing formats that Ingenius use, as they have a consistent client base, and are marketed mostly through word of mouth.
  • Arriving and Getting In:

    • Bus Stop:

      • With Ingenius located on Queen Street, the premises are well serviced by public transport.
      • A bus stop is located directly north of the entrance to the building on Queen St.
      • The number of the bus stop is 7058
      • The bus route is Auckland Central
      • There is seating and shelter at the bus stop.
    • Car parking:

      • As well as on street accessible parking available on Queen Street and Rutland St, there is off street parking at the Civic Car Park. This car park has a vehicle clearance height of 2.08m. Accessible parking is available with the first two hours, after 5pm and weekend parking free. Please take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the assistance button for instructions.
    • Kerb Side:

      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There are no fixed ramps to the site.
    • The identified accessible route to the site:

    • The main entrance into the site:

      • The main entrance to Ingenius is wide with automatic sliding doors for ease of entry.
    • Main entrance signage:

      • There is no directional signage until you walk down the marble floor corridor, veer left and straight ahead there is a digital sign, with the list of businesses in the building and their floor number. The sign is in white, capitalised text on a black background, and may be hard for those with a visual impairment to read due to it's size.
    • Main entrance doorways (this includes gates and turnstiles)

  • Getting around within the site:

    • Customer Service:

      • Tim Davies, the CEO of Ingenius is very warm and friendly and open to learning more about accessibility. Tim and his small team are really accommodating and willing to help anyone who comes across their path with an access need. There are plans in the near future for Ingenius staff to do a certification in using Jaws. They also cater to access specific needs currently by: 1.Redesigning forms for workers with visual impairments (larger - fonts, easier to read). 2.Installing specific phone headsets for workers who cant easily use the phone.
      • There are staff available to help with any access enquiries.
      • All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).
    • Communicating Accessibly:

      • There is information available on DVDs.
      • Information can be sent out via email.
    • The identified accessible route within the site:

      • The accessible route within the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • You can access all facilities and services within from this accessible route.
      • Lighting levels on this accessible route offer good visibility and viewing.
      • The layout suggests a welcoming physical environment (e.g. mobile floor stands provide unimpeded travel, or outdoor environment surfaces are well maintained).
    • Sensory options:

    • Surfaces:

      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
    • Lifts:

      • All controls (i.e. landing controls, alarm and emergency telephone) are located within a reachable range.
    • Stairs or Steps:

      • There is a handrail located on at least one or both sides of the stairs.
      • There is no reception or counter area on the ground floor.
    • Accessible Toilets:

      • An accessible toilet is located on the same floor of the building.
      • All gender accessible toilets are in a self-contained compartment with full privacy.
      • Accessible toilets are not on every floor.
      • The toilet seat lid can act as a back rest.
      • The toilet pan provides a stable base to transfer from.
      • The accessible toilet is a minimum of 1600mm wide x 1900mm long.
    • Places of assembly, entertainment and recreation:

      • Meeting rooms are on the accessible route.
      • Entertainment areas are on the accessible route.
      • There is no direct access to an accessible toilet.
      • There are no designated accessible public facilities.
  • Getting out safely:

      • The emergency exits are accessible and hazard free.
      • All fire/smoke doors can stay open automatically during an emergency.
      • There are audible fire alerting devices.
      • Assembly areas (e.g. evacuation point) are on the accessible route.

Mobility

Silver

These are the features that the business provides to create a positive accessible experience for customers or visitors with a mobility impairment.

  • Getting ready to go:

    • The website:

      • www.ingenius.net.nz
      • The Ingenius website is very clear and easy to navigate, with no clutter and strong colour contrast. In the "Blog" section, there are software training videos which don't have text/caption or sign language alternatives, but have lots of visuals and a voice over explaining the content. There are no accessibility features on this website.
      • Ingenius do not currently have any advertising brochures.
      • There are no alternative marketing formats that Ingenius use, as they have a consistent client base, and are marketed mostly through word of mouth.
  • Arriving and Getting In:

    • Bus Stop:

      • With Ingenius located on Queen Street, the premises are well serviced by public transport.
      • A bus stop is located directly north of the entrance to the building on Queen St.
      • The number of the bus stop is 7058
      • The bus route is Auckland Central
      • There is seating and shelter at the bus stop.
    • Car parking:

      • There is accessible car parking.
      • The accessible parking is easy to find and well sign posted.
      • There is no shelter over the accessible car parking.
      • As well as on street accessible parking available on Queen Street and Rutland St, there is off street parking at the Civic Car Park. This car park has a vehicle clearance height of 2.08m. Accessible parking is available with the first two hours, after 5pm and weekend parking free. Please take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the assistance button for instructions.
    • Kerb Side:

      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There are no fixed ramps to the site.
    • The identified accessible route to the site:

      • The accessible route to the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
    • The main entrance into the site:

      • The main entrance to Ingenius is wide with automatic sliding doors for ease of entry.
    • Main entrance signage:

      • There is no directional signage until you walk down the marble floor corridor, veer left and straight ahead there is a digital sign, with the list of businesses in the building and their floor number. The sign is in white, capitalised text on a black background, and may be hard for those with a visual impairment to read due to it's size.
    • Main entrance doorways (this includes gates and turnstiles)

  • Getting around within the site:

    • Customer Service:

      • Tim Davies, the CEO of Ingenius is very warm and friendly and open to learning more about accessibility. Tim and his small team are really accommodating and willing to help anyone who comes across their path with an access need. There are plans in the near future for Ingenius staff to do a certification in using Jaws. They also cater to access specific needs currently by: 1.Redesigning forms for workers with visual impairments (larger - fonts, easier to read). 2.Installing specific phone headsets for workers who cant easily use the phone.
      • There are staff available to help with any access enquiries.
      • All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).
    • The identified accessible route within the site:

      • The accessible route within the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • You can access all facilities and services within from this accessible route.
      • Lighting levels on this accessible route offer good visibility and viewing.
      • The layout suggests a welcoming physical environment (e.g. mobile floor stands provide unimpeded travel, or outdoor environment surfaces are well maintained).
    • Surfaces:

      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
    • Lifts:

      • All controls (i.e. landing controls, alarm and emergency telephone) are located within a reachable range.
    • Stairs or Steps:

      • There is a handrail located on at least one or both sides of the stairs.
      • There is no reception or counter area on the ground floor.
    • Accessible Toilets:

      • An accessible toilet is located on the same floor of the building.
      • All gender accessible toilets are in a self-contained compartment with full privacy.
      • Accessible toilets are not on every floor.
      • The toilet seat lid can act as a back rest.
      • The toilet pan provides a stable base to transfer from.
      • The accessible toilet is a minimum of 1600mm wide x 1900mm long.
      • The washbasin is reachable from the toilet seat.
    • Places of assembly, entertainment and recreation:

      • Meeting rooms are on the accessible route.
      • Entertainment areas are on the accessible route.
      • There is no direct access to an accessible toilet.
      • There are no designated accessible public facilities.
  • Getting out safely:

      • The emergency exits are accessible and hazard free.
      • All fire/smoke doors can stay open automatically during an emergency.
      • There are audible fire alerting devices.
      • Assembly areas (e.g. evacuation point) are on the accessible route.

Parents

Silver

These are the features that the business provides to create a positive accessible experience for customers or visitors with young children.

  • Getting ready to go:

    • The website:

      • www.ingenius.net.nz
      • The Ingenius website is very clear and easy to navigate, with no clutter and strong colour contrast. In the "Blog" section, there are software training videos which don't have text/caption or sign language alternatives, but have lots of visuals and a voice over explaining the content. There are no accessibility features on this website.
      • Ingenius do not currently have any advertising brochures.
      • There are no alternative marketing formats that Ingenius use, as they have a consistent client base, and are marketed mostly through word of mouth.
  • Arriving and Getting In:

    • Bus Stop:

      • With Ingenius located on Queen Street, the premises are well serviced by public transport.
      • A bus stop is located directly north of the entrance to the building on Queen St.
      • The number of the bus stop is 7058
      • The bus route is Auckland Central
      • There is seating and shelter at the bus stop.
    • Car parking:

      • As well as on street accessible parking available on Queen Street and Rutland St, there is off street parking at the Civic Car Park. This car park has a vehicle clearance height of 2.08m. Accessible parking is available with the first two hours, after 5pm and weekend parking free. Please take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the assistance button for instructions.
    • Kerb Side:

      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There are no fixed ramps to the site.
    • The identified accessible route to the site:

    • The main entrance into the site:

      • The main entrance to Ingenius is wide with automatic sliding doors for ease of entry.
    • Main entrance signage:

      • There is no directional signage until you walk down the marble floor corridor, veer left and straight ahead there is a digital sign, with the list of businesses in the building and their floor number. The sign is in white, capitalised text on a black background, and may be hard for those with a visual impairment to read due to it's size.
    • Main entrance doorways (this includes gates and turnstiles)

  • Getting around within the site:

    • Customer Service:

      • Tim Davies, the CEO of Ingenius is very warm and friendly and open to learning more about accessibility. Tim and his small team are really accommodating and willing to help anyone who comes across their path with an access need. There are plans in the near future for Ingenius staff to do a certification in using Jaws. They also cater to access specific needs currently by: 1.Redesigning forms for workers with visual impairments (larger - fonts, easier to read). 2.Installing specific phone headsets for workers who cant easily use the phone.
      • There are staff available to help with any access enquiries.
      • All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).
    • The identified accessible route within the site:

      • The accessible route within the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • You can access all facilities and services within from this accessible route.
      • Lighting levels on this accessible route offer good visibility and viewing.
      • The layout suggests a welcoming physical environment (e.g. mobile floor stands provide unimpeded travel, or outdoor environment surfaces are well maintained).
    • Surfaces:

      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
    • Lifts:

      • All controls (i.e. landing controls, alarm and emergency telephone) are located within a reachable range.
    • Stairs or Steps:

      • There is a handrail located on at least one or both sides of the stairs.
      • There is no reception or counter area on the ground floor.
    • Accessible Toilets:

      • An accessible toilet is located on the same floor of the building.
      • All gender accessible toilets are in a self-contained compartment with full privacy.
      • Accessible toilets are not on every floor.
      • The toilet seat lid can act as a back rest.
      • The toilet pan provides a stable base to transfer from.
      • The accessible toilet is a minimum of 1600mm wide x 1900mm long.
    • Places of assembly, entertainment and recreation:

      • Meeting rooms are on the accessible route.
      • Entertainment areas are on the accessible route.
      • There is no direct access to an accessible toilet.
      • There are no designated accessible public facilities.
  • Getting out safely:

      • The emergency exits are accessible and hazard free.
      • All fire/smoke doors can stay open automatically during an emergency.
      • There are audible fire alerting devices.
      • Assembly areas (e.g. evacuation point) are on the accessible route.

Learning & Intellectual

Bronze

These are the features that the business provides to create a positive accessible experience for customers or visitors with a learning or intellectual impairment.

  • Getting ready to go:

    • The website:

      • www.ingenius.net.nz
      • The Ingenius website is very clear and easy to navigate, with no clutter and strong colour contrast. In the "Blog" section, there are software training videos which don't have text/caption or sign language alternatives, but have lots of visuals and a voice over explaining the content. There are no accessibility features on this website.
      • Ingenius do not currently have any advertising brochures.
      • There are no alternative marketing formats that Ingenius use, as they have a consistent client base, and are marketed mostly through word of mouth.
  • Arriving and Getting In:

    • Bus Stop:

      • With Ingenius located on Queen Street, the premises are well serviced by public transport.
      • A bus stop is located directly north of the entrance to the building on Queen St.
      • The number of the bus stop is 7058
      • The bus route is Auckland Central
      • There is seating and shelter at the bus stop.
    • Car parking:

      • As well as on street accessible parking available on Queen Street and Rutland St, there is off street parking at the Civic Car Park. This car park has a vehicle clearance height of 2.08m. Accessible parking is available with the first two hours, after 5pm and weekend parking free. Please take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the assistance button for instructions.
    • Kerb Side:

      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There is a kerb ramp for changes in level between the car park and footpath.
      • There are no fixed ramps to the site.
    • The identified accessible route to the site:

      • The accessible route to the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
    • The main entrance into the site:

      • The main entrance to Ingenius is wide with automatic sliding doors for ease of entry.
    • Main entrance signage:

      • There is no directional signage until you walk down the marble floor corridor, veer left and straight ahead there is a digital sign, with the list of businesses in the building and their floor number. The sign is in white, capitalised text on a black background, and may be hard for those with a visual impairment to read due to it's size.
    • Main entrance doorways (this includes gates and turnstiles)

  • Getting around within the site:

    • Customer Service:

      • Tim Davies, the CEO of Ingenius is very warm and friendly and open to learning more about accessibility. Tim and his small team are really accommodating and willing to help anyone who comes across their path with an access need. There are plans in the near future for Ingenius staff to do a certification in using Jaws. They also cater to access specific needs currently by: 1.Redesigning forms for workers with visual impairments (larger - fonts, easier to read). 2.Installing specific phone headsets for workers who cant easily use the phone.
      • There are staff available to help with any access enquiries.
      • All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).
    • Communicating Accessibly:

      • There is information available on DVDs.
    • The identified accessible route within the site:

      • The accessible route within the site has a minimum width of 1200mm.
      • You can access all facilities and services within from this accessible route.
      • Lighting levels on this accessible route offer good visibility and viewing.
      • The layout suggests a welcoming physical environment (e.g. mobile floor stands provide unimpeded travel, or outdoor environment surfaces are well maintained).
    • Surfaces:

      • Easy movement around the site due to short cut carpet pile.
      • The floor surface covering is plain and clear.
    • Lifts:

      • All controls (i.e. landing controls, alarm and emergency telephone) are located within a reachable range.
    • Stairs or Steps:

      • There is a handrail located on at least one or both sides of the stairs.
      • There is no reception or counter area on the ground floor.
    • Accessible Toilets:

      • An accessible toilet is located on the same floor of the building.
      • All gender accessible toilets are in a self-contained compartment with full privacy.
      • Accessible toilets are not on every floor.
      • The toilet seat lid can act as a back rest.
      • The toilet pan provides a stable base to transfer from.
      • The accessible toilet is a minimum of 1600mm wide x 1900mm long.
    • Places of assembly, entertainment and recreation:

      • Meeting rooms are on the accessible route.
      • Entertainment areas are on the accessible route.
      • There is no direct access to an accessible toilet.
      • There are no designated accessible public facilities.
  • Getting out safely:

      • The emergency exits are accessible and hazard free.
      • All fire/smoke doors can stay open automatically during an emergency.
      • There are audible fire alerting devices.
      • Assembly areas (e.g. evacuation point) are on the accessible route.