This accessibility statement applies to the Local Councillor website (www.localcouncillor.scot). The website is managed by the Improvement Service.
The Improvement Service is committed to making this website easy and convenient to use by people of all abilities and disabilities.
We are working to making this website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
Visitors to the website should be able to:
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
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 us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will consider your request and get back to you as soon as possible.
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).
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
The Improvement Service is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below:
We are currently working on addressing all these accessibility issues.
PDFs and other documents
Our site contains many publications which are available to download. Most of these documents are in PDF or Word format. Where these are not currently accessible, we will endeavour to fix them or replace them with accessible HTML pages by September 2020.
The accessibility regulations don't require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they're not essential to providing our services.
Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.
The text size for this site can be changed using your browser. Follow the advice below for your chosen browser:
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 30 September 2020.
This website was last tested on 30 September 2020.
Accessibility testing was carried out using WAVE, HTML codesniffer and other third party tools.