Accessibility Statement for Torpoint Town Council website
This accessibility statement applies to the Torpoint Town Council website at https://www.torpointtowncouncil.gov.uk.
This website is run by Torpoint Town Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website.
We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.
How accessible this website is
We know some parts of this website may not be fully accessible:
- some PDF documents may not be fully accessible to screen reader software
This site is available in three versions:
- large screen/desktop site, includes graphics and photos. Some pages may require horizontal scrolling at high zoom.
- small screen/mobile site, formatted to display on small screens in portrait or landscape format.
- text only site, no graphics, photos or text formatting. Text font, size and background contrast may be adjusted by means of user browser controls.
Feedback and contact information
If you need information on this website in a different format please contact the Town Clerk
• by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• by phone: 01752 814165
• by post: 1 - 3 Buller Road, Torpoint, PL11 2LD
We will consider your request and get back to you as soon as possible.
Reporting accessibility problems with this website
We seek to maintain and improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please contact the Town Clerk – contact details above.
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
Torpoint Town Council 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 and exemptions listed below:
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
Some PDF documents, especially those containing graphics and images, may not be fully accessible to screen readers e.g. our Climate Emergency Action Plan and Newsletters.
PDFs and other documents
of our PDFs documents are essential to providing our services. For
example, we have PDFs with information on how users can access our
The accessibility regulations do not 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 we publish will meet
accessibility standards, except where these are supplied by other
organisations over which we have no control.
Documents in alternative formats
Documents on this web site are available in alternative formats on request to the Town Clerk.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 20th September 2020. It was last reviewed on 24 February 2021. This website was last tested on 24 February 2021. The test was carried out by WesternWeb Ltd.
All pages on the public facing web site, excluding PDF documents, were tested.