Accessibility Policy for Bulmer Parish Council

Bulmer Parish Council is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Bulmer Parish Council Council takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Bulmer Parish Council:

  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Bulmer Parish Council is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Bulmer Parish Council. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Bulmer Parish Council:

  • E-mail: bulmerparishclerk@gmail.com
  • Phone: 07801 492312
  • Visitor address: Bulmer Parish Council
  • Postal address: Bulmer Parish Council, c/o 15 The Paddocks, Bures CO8 5DF

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

Bulmer Parish Council is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • Mobile Phones
  • PC and Mac Computers
  • All Tablet devices
  • All known Browsers
  • Screen Readers

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Bulmer Parish Council relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Bulmer Parish Council, there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for Bulmer Parish Council:

  1. Uploaded images may not have text alternatives because we cannot ensure the quality of contributions. Some older PDFs may not comply. Others are being updated.
  2. Links may not have test alternatives, these are in the process of being updated.

Assessment approach

Bulmer Parish Council assessed the accessibility of it’s website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation

Formal approval of this accessibility statement

This Accessibility Statement is to be approved by:

Bulmer Parish Council at the March 2020 full council Meeting