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Fri, Jun 18, 2021
This website is run by Bradford 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 try to make the website text as simple as possible to understand. As we update our pages we are reviewing the text and re-writing to simplify.
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
We know some parts of this website aren’t 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 in five days.
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact the Bradford Council Complaints Unit.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
Our offices have audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter.
Find out how to contact us.
Bradford 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 the non-compliances listed below.
For security reasons, we only support TLS (Transport Layer Security) 1.2 and higher security protocols, and this means that some older browsers will not show the site.
No ‘skip to main content’ option on any pages.
It’s not possible for users to modify text spacing or line height.
Our website fails to validate using W3C Markup Validation Service. This means that some assistive technologies may not be able to interpret the content accurately.
There is not enough colour contrast between text and background on some banners and links.
Some link text doesn’t make sense when read on its own (for example, ‘read more’).
When we publish new content we’ll make sure link text meets accessibility standards.
Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.
We strive to make all of our content accessible. We are aware of the following issues with images and video on our site:
We are aware of the following issues with some of our online forms
This website was last tested on 5 January 2022. The test was carried out by Bradford Council
Key pages were selected for testing. We tested:
We will carry out regular testing and make improvements as needed.
This statement was prepared on 6 January 2022 and was last updated on 6 January 2022