Knowstone Parish Council

Knowstone - East Knowstone - Roachill

KPC Website Accessibility Statement

Knowstone Parish Council - Accessibility Statement

This accessibility statement applies to Knowstone Parish Council’s website, www.knowstone.org.uk

This website is run by Knowstone 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:

  • 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 have 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 is this website?

We know that some parts of this website are not fully accessible, for example some older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software. We are currently working to make 2020 PDF documents accessible.

What to do if you cannot access parts of this website?

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF or large print please

Email: parishclerk@knowstone.org.uk

Or telephone: 01398 341692 / 07786652753

We will consider your request and get back to you within 10 days.    

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We are always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact the Parish Clerk:

Email: parishclerk@knowstone.org.uk, Telephone: 01398 341692 / 07786652753

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 are not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Knowstone 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.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 21st September 2020.
This website was last tested on 21.09.20. The test was carried out by Website Development Limited.