Accessibility Statement

The website is checked regularly to ensure compliance to the WCAG 2.1 regulations.

Areas of the website that do not comply with the regulations will be listed in the statement and will include details of the non-compliance and the actions that are to be taken.

Preparation of this Accessibility Statement

This statement was prepared on 1st December 2020. It was last reviewed on 1st December 2020.  This website was last tested on 28th September 2020.

The test was carried out by Hartpury Parish Council.  We used the approach of testing all pages for compliance.  You can obtain a copy of the full accessibility test report by contacting the Parish Clerk.

This accessibility statement applies to this website run by Hartpury Parish Council (www.hartpury-pc.org.uk). 

How accessible this website is

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.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Hartpury 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 not compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. The ‘non-compliances’, are listed below:

Non-accessible content

We believe that all content that is required to be accessible meets the requirements of WCAG 2.1.

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

PDFs and other documents

Some of our PDFs are essential to providing our services. For example, we have PDFs with information on how users can access our services.

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.

Making the website easier to use

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

Feedback and reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements.

OR

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

Please contact the parish clerk and we will respond in seven days.

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).