Accessibility statement for Odd Rode Parish Council

Accessibility statement for Odd Rode Parish Council

This accessibility statement applies to oddrode.org.uk , which is run by Odd Rode Parish

How accessible this website is

We have tried to ensure that as much of the website is accessible to everybody as possible, however, we know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

  • 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 accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:

  • email: oddrodeclerk@gmail.com
  • call: 01260 291592
  • write to: Newfield House, Brook Lane, Astbury, Congleton, CW12 4TJ.

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: oddrodeclerk@gmail.com

Enforcement procedure

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).

Visiting us in person

If you wish to visit us in person and have communication requirements, please email us at oddrodeclerk@gmail.com prior to your visit and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Odd Rode Parish Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance Status

This website is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard..

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.

Disproportionate burden

None

Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations

PDFs and other documents

Some of our PDFs and Word documents are essential to providing our services. For example, we have PDFs with information on how users can access our services, and forms published as Word documents.

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.

Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 23 September 2020. It was last reviewed on 23 September 2020.

This website was last tested on 20 September 2020. The test was carried out by Odd Rode Parish Council.

We used this approach to deciding on a sample of pages to test: For this first test, we tested every page using an online web accessibility tool. For future tests, sample pages will be selected from different areas of the website.