Leeds United AFC
Leeds United AFC
Club / stadium contact for disabled supporters
0113 367 6178/0871 334 1992 (calls cost 9 pence per minute)
Disabled Supporters Association
LUDO - Andy Brown (Secretary) or Stuart Ramm (Chair)
Andy Brown: 07944 339 489
For UK minimum access standards for new and existing stadia and for good practice guidance please click here.
Getting There & Parking
All car parking is owned and run by Leeds City Council. Payment is on entry. Free to blue badge holders. Drop off facilities are not available.
National Rail have published links to the nearest stations to sporting venues including Leeds United see here for more information.
Level Playing Field have not verified the information given and we suggest that you contact the station direct if you have any access requirements.
Getting a Ticket
Information on purchasing a ticket please visit the Leeds Utd website.
Tickets can be applied for online for both home and away games in the Latest Ticket News section.
For further information on ticketing or facilities, please contact the Ticket Office on 0113 367 6178 or email enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spectator Viewing areas
There are 144 spaces for wheelchair users 100-pitchside and 44 are elevated. 118 for Home fans and 26 for Away fans. Away fans are located with own supporters.
We have designated ambulant and disabled seating in the north stand.
NB: Under existing minimum standards for accessible stadia, the club should have 201 wheelchair spaces (171 home and up to 30 away). 75% of these should be elevated positions and the remaining 25% pitchside.
LPF's view is that many disabled supporters should be able to access general seating areas and only those with specific needs eg those who require extra legroom, or access via aisle seats or who need step free access etc should be allocated seats in the dedicated areas.
Based on the above, the club therefore only meets 72% of the guidance and has a shortfall of 57 wheelchair spaces. They should be working on a plan to rectify this deficit within a reasonable timeframe under the auspices of a full independent Access Audit.
There are 23 accessible toilets at the stadium. These are located as follows: North West Corner Groundsman Entrance, Eddie Gray Suite (North West Corner) South West Corner (under the score board), South Stand Lower Concourse, all hospitality areas in the East and West Stand.
The club shop is accessible for all fans and does not have a low level serving counter. Catering kiosks in the home and away sections do have low level serving counters and so are fully accessible.
Accessible services & information
The club does have hearing loops. Match audio commentaries are available via headsets, 10 headsets are available to reserve by prior contact with the club. Facilities for assistance dogs are available. The concourses do not have rest areas included.
Leeds United Club Website - Disabled Fans Information
Updated August 2016.
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