Under the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) it has been clarified that access to justice is an inherent and inalienable right of all people, including those who have an intellectual disability (Art 12). Support that may be required in accessing justice must be provided, including through Universal design and the provision of reasonable accommodations (Art 13).
Published: December 2018
A PDF version of this document can be found here [link].
For more detailed information refer to the full guideline [link].