Accessibility Statement

Weeting Parish Council

This accessibility statement applies to weetingparishcouncil.org.uk

This website is run by Weeting Parish Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

  • audit notice PDFs are not accessible to screen reader software

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, contact the clerk.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact the clerk.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Weeting Parish Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

  • the Wave web accessibility evaluation tool gives ‘empty link’ and ‘low contrast’ errors for the search button in the header, the search button is generated by WordPress, the system on which our website is based

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons:

  • audit notice PDFs are not accessible to screen reader software
  • older PDF documents and those supplied to us by third parties may not be fully accessible to screen reader software

Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations

The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This website was last tested on 10th December 2020 using https://wave.webaim.org/ and a basic check of sample pages. We believe that you can navigate the web pages using speech recognition software, but we have not tested this feature.

This statement was prepared on 10th December 2020. It was last reviewed on 10th December 2020.