Welcome to the Dunkeswell Parish Council website. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website and have endeavoured to make the text as simple as possible, subject to the constraints affecting a small Parish Council.

This means you should be able to ;

  • 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,NDVA and VoiceOver).                                                              Access AbilityNet to find advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability

How accessible is this website?

We know that some of the content on this website is not fully accessible

  • Some PDF documents published before September 2018
  • PDF documents published before 23rd September 2013 are exempt
  • Some Maps, provided by a third party may be limited for magnification purposes

What to do if you cannot access parts of this Website

If you require information on this website in a different format, e.g large print, braille or audio recording, Please contact us using the options below;

Email – clerk@dunkeswell-pc.gov.uk

Call – 01404 892757

Write to us at; Parish Clerk ℅ 16 Liberator Way, Dunkeswell, Devon, EX14 4XF

Reporting accessibility problems with this Website

We are always open to suggestions about how to improve the accessibility of our website.  If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we are not meeting accessibility requirements, please contact the Parish Clerk at clerk@dunkeswell-pc.gov.uk or call 01404 892757

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the “accessibility regulations”).  If you have a complaint about our website and are not happy with the response you have received,

Click HERE to contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS)

Technical Information about this websites accessibility

Dunkeswell Parish Council is committed to making it’s website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website framework is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.  Some content is partially compliant, due to the non-compliance listed below

Non accessible content

Some documents, previous to September 2018 may not be saved in accessible format, such as Agendas and Minutes.

Documents published before September 2013 are exempt

Content produced by third parties or using third party software

Non compliance with accessibility regulations

We will do all that we can to identify contact that is non compliant.

We plan to add text alternatives for any images by September 2020.  When we publish new content we will make sure our use of images meets accessibility standards.

How we tested our website

This website has been created by Aubergine 262  to provide a compliant website.

The latest WCAG Accessibility Scan Report was received on 28th September 2022; any identified issues have been corrected.

Contact us

For all inquiries regarding accessibility, please contact the Parish Clerk, Mrs Kay Smith

Email; clerk@dunkeswell-pc.gov.uk

Call; 01404 892757

Write to; 16 Liberator Way, Dunkeswell, Devon, EX14 4XF

This Statement was approved and adopted by Dunkeswell Parish Council at its meeting held in August 2020