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This accessibility statement applies to https://www.clacks.gov.uk/
This website is run by Clackmannanshire Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:
We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:
We’ve also endeavoured to make the website text as simple as possible to understand and where possible avoid using both video and images.
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:
We’ll consider your request and get back to you within a few days.
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).
Clackmannanshire Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to following non-compliances and exemptions listed below.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
WCAG 2.1 Success Criterion 2.4.4: Link Purpose (In Context) or
WCAG 2.1 Success Criterion 2.4.9: Link Purpose (Link Only)
We plan to address this for all new PDFs. When we publish new content we’ll make sure our use of PDFs meets accessibility standards. To address existing PDFs would fall under the Disproportionate Burden Exemption.
This fails WCAG 2.1 Success Criterion 1.4.3: Test for Colour Contrast
As we have a number of web pages that may fail this criterion to do this immediately would fall under the Disproportionate Burden Exemption. We plan to address this by 31st December 2021.
Clackmannanshire Council are fully committed to addressing issues with our website going forward. Where capacity is available we will endeavour to regular checks and balances to ensure that our website meets WCAG 2.1 success criteria.
Please follow the link to our disproportionate burden statement.
This statement was prepared on April 2021.
This website was last tested on April 2021.
The test was carried out by Clackmannanshire Council using open-source accessibility validation software.
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