Public Access Laws


ADI strives to keep current on legislation and laws around the world regarding public access for assistance dog partner teams.  Below are resource links to external websites that we have found to provide information on public access laws in various countries. 

This information is provided to the general public as a service to support our assistance dog partner teams.  These links are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by Assistance Dogs International (ADI) of any of the products, services or opinions of the business, organization or individual. Assistance Dogs International (ADI) bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its content.

Access Law Links for AfricaA man wearing a black hat that has "Iraq Afghanistan Veteran" printed on it is hugging a golden retriever. The dog is wearing a camouflage pattern assistance dog vest.


View a list of links for Africa  (coming soon)

Access Law Links for Asia


View a list of links for Asia  (coming soon)

Access Law Links for Australia/New Zealand


View a list of links for Australia/New Zealand

Access Law Links for European Countries


View links for Europe 

A yellow Labrador Retriever is holding a set of keys in its mouth. A hand is outstretched, cupping the dog's bottom jaw, as if about to receive the keys from the dog. The dog is wearing a blue assistance dog vest.  Access Law Links for North America


 View a list of links for Canada 

 View a list of links for the United States of America

 Access Law Links for South America


 View a list of links for South America