West Dunbartonshire Council aims to meet the highest standards of accessibility.
Changing colours, font, text size and other settings
All modern browsers allow you to change colours and font sizes.
We've tried to create a site which doesn't get in the way when you
change these settings
For advice on changing settings, check out the BBC's accessibility
You can choose your operating system (e.g Windows), your Browser
(e.g Internet Explorer) and the problem you're trying to fix.
You'll then get lots of relevant advice on accessibility
What we've done
We try to write in plain English and avoid jargon. If you don't
understand something, please let us know
The site uses simple heading structures which should make it
easier to navigate, especially for people who use screen
We try our best to comply with code standards (e.g CSS and HTML)
and W3C WAI guidelines.
In order to achieve this we are not only aiming to make our
website meet the accessibility standards laid down by the World Wide Web Consortium
(W3C), but also the various coding standards that exist, to allow
the site to be seen by as many client readers as possible (e.g.
different browsers, mobile phones, screen readers etc...).
Standards used in development of this website:
- Level "A" accessibility guidelines (All pages)
- Level "AAA" accessibility guidelines (As many pages as
- XHTML 1.0 Transitional (All pages)
- CSS 2.0 (All pages)
Page last update:
15 November 2013