Elevator Dimensions

Elevator Dimensions

  • A clear manoeuvring space of 1500 x 1500mm must be provided in front of all elevators
  • Elevator call buttons should be provided at height between 900-1200mm. They should be at least 500mm from the return wall.

Door Dimensions

  • Door width clear space: minimum 950mm
  • Clear headroom: 2100mm minimum

Cabin Dimensions

  • Cabin width: 1725mm minimum
  • Cabin depth: 1525mm minimum
  • Handrail height: 800-900mm

Controls Dimensions

  • Lift control height – 900-1200mm
  • Call button height: 895-945mm
  • Lift number: 1475-1525mm

clear space in front of door