Changing Places public toilets

Find out about the toilet facilities that give enough space for disabled users and their carers, the locations, and what equipment you can find in each one.

What is a Changing Places toilet?

Colonnade changing bench

Changing Places are toilets with enough space for disabled people and their carers. They are for people with profound and multiple learning disabilities and their carers, as well as the many other disabled people who cannot use standard accessible toilets.

Our Changing Places toilets

Brighton & Hove City Council is responsible for four Changing Places toilets in the city.

Shelter Hall, Kings Road Arches, BN1 1NB

This toilet is open:

  • 8am to 6pm, from October to the day before Good Friday
  • from 8am to 8pm, from Good Friday to the end of September with an attendant on site 

The equipment available includes:

  • adult sized wall mounted bench which is height adjustable
  • ceiling hoist and loop hoist
  • peninsular toilet
  • height adjustable washbasin
  • emergency alarm
  • privacy screen
  • accessible shower
  • colostomy shelf

​The Colonnade, Madeira Drive, Brighton, BN2 1EN

This toilet is:

  • open 8am to 6pm, from October to the day before Good Friday 
  • open from 8am to 8pm, from Good Friday to the end of September with an attendant on site 
  • located in a small terrace of shops and cafes

The equipment available includes:

  • adult sized free standing bench which is height adjustable
  • ceiling hoist
  • peninsular toilet
  • height adjustable washbasin 

The Level, Ditchling Road, Brighton, BN1 4SB

This toilet is:

  • open from 10am to 4pm, from October to the day before Good Friday 
  • open from 10am to 8pm, from Good Friday to the end of September

The equipment available includes:

  • adult sized wall mounted bench which is height adjustable
  • ceiling hoist
  • peninsular toilet
  • height adjustable washbasin
  • emergency alarm
  • privacy screen 

Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 2GR

This toilet is:

  • ​open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm, on Sundays call  for information - pick up key from the box office
  • open when events are on - pick up key from the information desk

Changing Places facilities are also available at:

  • Brighton train station 
  • the AMEX Community Stadium 
  • Rockwater, Western Esplande 

Changing Places sign

For more information including opening times go to our accessible public toilets web page.

You can send an email to public.toilets@brighton-hove.gov.uk or phone Cityclean on 01273 29 29 29.

Find out more about the Changing Places campaign or find other locations in the country.