Accessibility of this web site
This web site is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.
Page content is based on Government guidance.
Using this web site
This web site is run by Ruckinge Parish Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use it. 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
get from the start of the web site to the end using just a keyboard
get from the start of the web site to the end using speech recognition software; modern browsers have a facility to 'read aloud' all pages on this site.
listen to the web site using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver).
We’ve also made the text in the web site as simple as possible to understand.
AbilityNet is a resource that provides advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
What to do if you have difficulty using this web site
If you do, then please send an email to the Clerk to the Parish explaining the difficulties. Where possible, the Clerk will take remedial action to mitigate any reported difficulties.
As part of providing this web site, we may need to send you messages or documents. We’ll ask you how you want us to send messages or documents to you, but contact us if you need them in a different format. For example large print, audio recording or braille.
Reporting accessibility problems with this web site
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this web site. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please contact the Clerk to the Parish.
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
Click the Contacts link for the list of individual Parish Councillors or attend a regular meeting.
Technical information about this web site’s accessibility
Ruckinge Parish Council is committed to making this web site accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This page was prepared on 2 July 2020. It was last updated then.