Accessibility statement

We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability.

We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website.

We strive to ensure that web pages of this site meet the Double-A standard of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for disabled people. We recognise however, that there may be some historic links which have yet to be reviewed and will continue to work towards an improved level of compliance.


We have made every effort to ensure this web site is easily readable using ‘Plain English’. All our content authors have attended training to present content in an easy to read format.

Change text size, colours and fonts

You can increase the text size of our website , by clicking on ‘Accessibility’ at the top of every page.

Different languages

This website uses Google to translate information into over 60 languages. Simply select your chosen language from ‘Translate’ at the top of every page. You can also contact INTRAN, a free and confidential service, who provide translators in 150 languages.