Accessibility

Our commitment to web accessibility

Our website aims to meet the WA Government’s web accessibility requirements, including meeting the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) at level AA.

This website is powered by WordPress and has been designed to be as accessible to as many users as possible, including:

  • People with disabilities who may use assistive technologies
  • People with slower internet connections.

The accessibility features available

  • Using standard and open formats wherever possible
  • Instructions for resizing text
  • Instructions for printing pages
  • A list of software plug-ins users may require viewing the content.

Please note that documents provided on the website can also be provided in other formats. Please contact us to request alternate document formats. 

Text resizing

This website has been designed to scale for large text and images. This feature can be achieved in most popular browsers by pressing Ctrl and the plus or minus buttons to increase or decrease the size respectively, to reset to 100% press Ctrl + 0 (zero). This has been tested in:

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome.

Key information is available in alternative formats by request. 

Printing a webpage

This website has been designed to be printer-friendly using the print functions built into your browser. This has been tested in:

  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome.

Plug-in requirements

The following is a list of software that you may need to read documents and files on this website:

  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Evince for Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Microsoft Word 
  • Microsoft Word Viewer 2003 for Windows
  • LibreOffice for Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

Hyperlinks

Wherever possible, hyperlinks contain descriptions of information found in the link’s destination.

All links open in the same window to improve usability for people with vision impairment, with the exception of links to documents, which open in a new window.