This accessibility statement applies to www.llangynidrcouncil.org.uk. This website is run by Llangynidr Community Council. The function of the website is to enable access to the minutes of the council, other statutory documents and to publish news items for the residents. We want everyone from the ward to be able to use this website and other interested people as well. 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 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:
- you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text
- most older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software
Feedback and contact information
If you need information on this website in a different format like large print, easy read or braille: email email@example.com .We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 14 days.
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 on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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).
Find out how to contact us at www.llangynidrcouncil.org.uk. The Clerk is part-time so may not respond quickly.
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
Llangynidr Community Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
- non-compliances - this means the content in question is in scope of the regulations, but there’s an accessibility problem with it
- an exemption - this means the inaccessible content is out of scope of the regulations, or it’d be a disproportionate burden for you to make it accessible
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances and the exemptions’ listed below:
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
Any document originating from before 23rd September 2018 is exempt.
The Accessibility Statement is on the News and Notices, and is accessible from the Home page.
The text of the website does not always have a good contrast.
Not all pictures have captions. The 3 views of Llangynidr on the home page are decorative. The pictures of councillors are text with alternative text.
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 council minutes and agendas. By September 2020, we plan to either fix these.
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. For example, we do not plan to fix minutes or agendas earlier than 23 September 2018.
Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.
What we’re doing to improve accessibility
Our accessibility plan shows how and when we plan to improve accessibility on this website.
Summer 2020 – accessible format for all documents published between September 23 2018 and September 23 2020.
Autumn 2020 – new website designed to be fully compliant, tested by the contractor.
Autumn 2021- review of website.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 22/7/2020. It is due for review Autumn 2021.
This website was last tested on 24/7/2020. The test was carried out by the Clerk to the Council Sue Dale.