Accessibility is committed to allowing all web users access to the website, while providing a visually rich user experience.

Approach and Style Sheets

We believe that this website meets or exceeds the Level A requirements of the World Wide Web Consortium Web Accessibility Initiative (WCAG WAI) 2.0 guidelines.

Keyboard navigation supports standard tab-based keyboard navigation.

Text size

Newer browsers support either text resizing or page zooming, to allow users to increase the size of essential page content.

Once text sizing or zoom level has been selected, it is recommended the user refreshes the browser window, as some headings will not resize until this has been done.

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11:
    • Press the Alt key to display the menu bar o Tap or click View, and then tap or click Text size
    • Choose to make text larger or smaller than the size on the screen
  • Mozilla Firefox: On the menu at the top, click View, then go to Zoom.
    • Select Zoom Text Only. This makes the controls only change the size of text; not images.
  • Apple Safari (OS X):
    • To enlarge the entire page, choose View > Zoom In, or press Command (⌘)-Plus (+)
    • To enlarge only the text, choose View > Zoom Text Only, and then choose View > Zoom I
  • Chrome:
    • Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
    • Select Settings.
    • Click Show advanced settings.
    • In the “Web Content” section, use the “Font size” drop-down menu to make adjustments.

Alternative text for images
All images has been given appropriate alternative text.

Text & background colours

We have checked text and background colour combinations to ensure that the contrast is sufficient and we have also ensured that information is not referenced by colour alone.

Browser support is tested against the latest browser releases for Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Google Chrome.