Accessibility

Accessibility statement for One You Islington

This statement applies to content published on One You Islington. 

This website is run by Islington Council. It is designed to be used by as many people as possible. The text should be clear and simple to understand. You should be able to: 

  • change colours, contrast levels, and fonts   
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen 
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard  
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader   

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

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

  • you cannot modify every line height or spacing of text  
  • some of the pages are difficult to navigate using just a keyboard 
  • you cannot skip to all of the main content when using a screen reader. 

How to request content in a different format

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille: 

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 working 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 us. 

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) 

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Islington 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. The ‘non-compliances’ are listed below.  

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.  

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

Not all controls change (including, links, buttons, and fields) appearance when they are selected. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 2.4.7. We plan to address this by 31 January 2021 

  • Notall form controls (fields) have labels. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.3.1. We plan to address this by31 January 2021. 
  • Users cannot quickly skip to content. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 2.4.1. We plan to address this by31 January 2021.
  • Pinch-to-zoom feature is not available on all pages. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion1.4.4. We plan to address this by 31 January 2021. 
  • Not all tables have sufficient or meaningful headers. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.3.1. We plan to address this by1December 2020. 
  • Not all links can be used by screen readers. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 4.1.2. We plan to address this by1 December 2020.
  • Not all text has sufficient contrast. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.4.3. We plan to address this by1 December 2020.
  • Notall links explain their purpose. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 2.4.4. We plan to address this by1 December 2020. 

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 28 October 2020. It was last reviewed on 30 October 2020.  

This website was last tested on 26 October 2020. The test was carried out by Islington Council using a combination of manual and automated testing.