Website Accessibility Statement


Hathersage Parish Council – Website Accessibility Statement

This accessibility statement applies to the website run by Hathersage Parish Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website, and for it to be as simple as possible to understand. AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability. We continue to keep accessibility on this website under review and strive to continuously improve accessibility.

Feedback and contact information
If you encounter accessibility problems with this website, or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements (or if you need information on this website in a different format such as an accessible PDF; large print; easy read; audio recording; or braille) please contact the Parish Clerk:

We’ll consider your request and get back to you within seven working days (please note the Clerk and other staff all work part-time so may not be able to respond straight away).

Enforcement procedures
Hathersage 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. The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing those Regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Compliance status
This website is mostly compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard; we keep accessibility under continuous review and make amendments or changes as appropriate. The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services. Any new documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.

This statement was published on 16 November 2020 following an assessment for compliance.