Masthead feature image.

Accessibilty Statement

We have strived to make this website available to all regardless of individual disability/ability. However, if you do encounter difficulties or any barriers, please contact us and we will try to improve the website to reflect your needs.

Standards Compliance

  • All pages on this site are XHTML .
  • All pages on this site use structured semantic markup. For example, h1 and h2 tags are used to convey document format. h1 tags are used for main titles, h2 tags for subtitles etc.
Navigation
  • Primary site navigation is located (site-wide) near the top of each page.
  • If you are viewing this site with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) switched on but images switched off the alternative text based navigation menu is available at the base of each page.
Navigation aids
  • All pages have rel=home links to aid navigation in text-only browsers.
  • A link to the home page is available on each page.
  • Navigation menus are marked up as HTML lists and styled with CSS
JavaScript
  • To enhance user experience this site utilises a small amount of JavaScript. If JavaScript is disabled or your browsing software does not support JavaScript the site is still fully functional.
Links
  • Many links have title attributes, which describe the link in greater detail, (unless the text of the link already fully describes the target).
  • Links are written to make sense out of context.
Skip Links
  • For users of text only browsers the skip content link is made visible at the top each page.
Images
  • All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT attributes.
Visual design
  • This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.
  • If your browser or browsing device does not support stylesheets at all, the content of each page is still readable.
  • This site uses relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified "text size" option in visual browsers.
Colour Combinations
  • Foreground and background colours have been used that provide a good level of contrast and therefore easy to read. Throughout the site, colour is never used as the only way to convey information.