Accessibility statement for Carlby.parish.lincolnshire.gov.uk

This accessibility statement applies to Carlby.parish.lincolnshire.gov.uk. It does not apply to any other website.

This website is run by Carlby Parish 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 and fonts
  zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)
  We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet  has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.


How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

  •   the text will not reflow in a single column when you change the size of the browser window
  •   you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text
  •   most older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software
  •   live video streams do not have captions
  •   some of our online forms are difficult to navigate using just a keyboard
  •   you cannot skip to the main content when using a screen reader


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, please send an e-mail to:

  • email clerkcarlby@gmail.com
  • call 07718900848
  • c/o The Village Hall Post Box, High Street, Carlby, PE9 4LX

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 7 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, please contact the PC clerkcarlby@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)  .


Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Carlby 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 partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1  AA standard.


Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 6 October 2020 and was last reviewed on 6 October 2020.
This website was last tested on 6 October 2020. The test was carried out by Carlby Parish Council.