Accessibility Statement

Dundee City Council aims to meet the highest standards of accessibility.

It is extremely important that everyone can have access to all the information on the site, regardless of ability, language, browser or environment.

In order to achieve this we are not only aiming to make our website meet the accessibility standards laid down by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), but also the various coding standards that exist, to allow the site to be seen by as many client readers as possible (e.g. different browsers, mobile phones, screen readers etc...).

Standards used in development of this website:

  • Level "A" accessibility guidelines (All pages)
  • Level "AA" accessibility guidelines (As many pages as possible)
  • XHTML 1.0 Transitional (All pages)
  • CSS 2.0 (All pages)

Readability

We have made every effort to ensure this web site is easily readable using plain English.

Text size

The text size for this site can be changed using your browser.

Internet Explorer: Select the "View" menu, then "Text size"
FireFox: Select the "View" menu, then "Zoom" or "Zoom text only"
Safari: Select the "View" menu, then "Make text bigger" or "Make text smaller"
Opera: Select the "View" menu, then "Zoom"
Chrome: Select the "More settings" menu, then under "Appearance" use the arrows next to "Page zoom"

You can also change the colour contrast and font on our website.  See 'high contrast' and 'dyselexia friendly' options at the bottom of this website.