Stowey Sutton Parish Council

Accessibility Statement for Stowey Sutton Parish Council

Stowey Sutton Parish Council is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Stowey Sutton Parish Council takes the following measures to ensure accessibility

  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and level AAA. Stowey Sutton Parish Council is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Stowey Sutton Parish Council. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Stowey Sutton Parish Council:

We try to respond to feedback within 7 business days.

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

Stowey Sutton Parish Council is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • Mobile Phones
  • PC and Mac Computers
  • All Tablet devices
  • All known browsers
  • Screen Readers

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Stowey Sutton Parish Council relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Stowey Sutton Parish Council, there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for Stowey Sutton Parish Council:

  • Uploaded images may not have text alternatives because we cannot ensure the quality of contributions.
  • Some older PDF’s may not comply.
  • Scanned PDF documents may not comply.

Assessment approach

Stowey Sutton Parish Council assessed the accessibility of Stowey Sutton Parish Council by the following approaches:

  • Visual Self-evaluation
  • WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

Formal approval of this accessibility statement

This Accessibility Statement is approved by:

Stowey Sutton Parish Council
Joanne Bryant
Clerk to the Council

Accessibility Statement
Stowey Sutton Parish Council
2nd September 2020

Stowey Sutton Parish Council