Accessibility Statement

Accessibility statement for

This website is to provide key financial and governance information to all parishioners, and support information about our community.

This accessibility statement applies to pages within our website.

This website is run by Carrington 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:

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

 Dyslexia support on many browser is provided by the browser owners that can be used on our website, here is a few common browser supports

Links to external files were not tested for dyslexia support

Visual impairment, support is provided through browser specific text to speech add-in or purchased products such a Nuance Dragon. the website text has been tested with NaturalReader, all text can be read and images contain Alt text. Site Contrast information can be found in the testing report below.

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

Text accessibility

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 email carringtonparishcouncil@gmail.comWe’ll consider your request and get back to you in 30 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: 

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).

Contacting us by phone or visiting us in person

For people who are D/deaf, hearing impaired we are able to provide assistance from a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter via web video or in person during a visit.  If you need this service please arrange on our contact us page

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Carrington 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, due to: Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

Disproportionate burden


As we have used Google Sites to build our website the  Success Criterion 1.4.3 Contrast (Minimum) may extend over 12 months, until Google allow for text colour change in the the templates they provide.

Navigation and accessing information

Device orientation from horizontal to vertical will fit the content onto the screen, but will require the user to scroll further down each page.

Testing Report

Testing completed on the following dates:

15/02/2021 by Paul Nolan

16/11/2021 by Paul Nolan

24/10/2022 by Paul Nolan