Accessibility

This website sets out to follow the W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative's (WAI) Guidelines.

We are actively working towards our goal of compliance with level AA for all our web site content.

Text Size

Text size can be increased / decreased by using the zoom/resize controls within the browser being used.

Changing Colours

It is possible to change the colour of body text and the background colours used on the site. Both can be achieved by changing preferences in your browser (this should be available in the browser settings).

Viewing PDFs (Portable Format Documents)

Where possible the documents which are available on the site fcan be downloaded. Most of these documents are in PDF format which means they can only be viewed using Adobe Reader. This software is available free of charge from the Adobe Web site.

All PDF documents on this site will open in a new Web browser window. After viewing or printing the document, you can close the browser window to return to your initial page.

Newer versions of Adobe Reader contain many capabilities specifically designed to make it easier for people with disabilities to read PDF files, you may want to make sure you have the most recent version of this software. An Accessible Adobe Reader download and further information on accessing PDFs with Assistive Technology is available from the Adobe Reader Accessibility site.

Links to Other Sites

Where possible links to other web sites will open in new browser windows.

Videos

Where possible this site provides transcripts and closed captions for all videos displayed.