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
Hull City 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 content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
NON-COMPLIANCE WITH THE ACCESSIBILITY REGULATIONS
Some of our forms need improvement. We will work with the third party supplier to address this on third party sites, and we are working to improve the Hull site in relation to these criteria –
WCAG AA 1.3.5 - The purpose of each input field collecting information about the user can be programmatically determined. This includes the correct use of the auto-complete attribute
IFRAMES/EMBEDDED THIRD PARTY CONTENT
We’re also aware that some third party websites or systems that this website links to, or integrates with (such as Google Maps), are not accessible and may have issues, such as –
WCAG A 1.1.1 - All non-text content that is presented to the user has a text alternative that serves the equivalent purpose
WCAG A 2.4.1 - A mechanism is available to bypass blocks of content that are repeated on multiple Web pages
WCAG AA 1.4.3 - The visual presentation of text and images of text has a contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1
WHAT WE’RE DOING TO IMPROVE ACCESSIBILITY
We are working with our third party supplier to investigate and resolve any issues identified and listed above.
PREPARATION OF THIS ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT
This statement was prepared on 25 May 2023. It was last reviewed on 25 May 2023. This website was last tested on 25 May 2023. We carried out this test using the Silktide automated system and tested all the pages.