Accessibility statement for thrivinggreenspaces.scot
This accessibility statement applies to thrivinggreenspaces.scot.
This website is run by the City of Edinburgh Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:
- change colours, contrast levels, line height, letter spacing and fonts
- zoom in up to 200% without the text spilling off the screen
- navigate the website using just a keyboard
- navigate the website using speech recognition software
- listen to the website using a screen reader.
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
How accessible this website is
thrivinggreenspaces.scot is fully accessible, however our content includes surveys on the Maptionnaire platform.
For the most part, this content is accessible, however as the design is controlled by a third party we cannot guarantee it is fully accessible.
For example, on Maptionnarie
- some text does not adequately contrast with the background
- some questions rely upon using interactive maps, which may not be accessible to those using screen reader software.
Feedback and contact information
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 working 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 email@example.com.
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).
Contacting us by phone or visiting us in person
We provide a text relay service for people who are D/deaf, hearing impaired or have a speech impediment.
Our offices have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter.
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
The City of Edinburgh 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 fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 20 July 2020. It was last reviewed on 20 July 2020.
This website was last tested on 20 July 2020. The test was carried out by the City of Edinburgh Council’s web team.
We tested every page on the site at this time and all Maptionaire surveys. Testing was manually, using the NVDA screen reader, with some automated assistance from the WAVE Evaluation Tool.