Website Accessibility Statement
We want everyone who visits our website to be able to access the full range of services available, regardless of their skill or technology.
The current version of this website was launched in 2015, some individual elements of it may not have been updated since then.
How accessible the site is
We know some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible. We have an action plan and are working to put this right.
What to do if you have problems or queries
If you have any accessibility problems or feedback, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
Satley 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.
Under the Equality Act 2010 we must ensure we do not unlawfully discriminate in our service delivery and make reasonable adjustments for people with disabilities where necessary. We are constantly working to improve the accessibility and usability of our site.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.
Non compliance with the accessibility regulations
page titles: some pages have no title
page language: this is not declared
documents: some Word documents are not fully accessible by screen readers
links: some do not have underlining making it hard for colour-blind users to see them
lists: some <li> elements are not used semantically
contrast: some elements do not have sufficient contrast between foreground and background colours
As stated in the non-compliance section, the known issues are listed below:
HTML – the underlying code used to create this website.
CSS – used to describe how HTML elements are displayed on this website.
Content – this could include web page content or associated PDFs on this website.
A program of work is now underway to address these issues and involves working with third party functionality providers. We aim to resolve the above items by September 2021.
Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations
PDFs/documents (pre September 2018):
pre-recorded audio and video published before 23 September 2020
live audio and video
interactive maps unless they provide core information
content that’s under someone else’s control that we haven’t paid for or developed how we test the site
How we test the site
The website is tested for accessibility whenever it undergoes a major modification.
Most page content is checked every time it is updated.