Accessibility & our website

It's important that you can find, access and use the information you need on our website.

Text size

The standard font size on our website is 13.5 point. You can change the font size to make it larger or smaller via your browser settings.

Google Chrome

  1. Select Settings, then Show advanced settings... and go to the Web content section.
  2. Choose the text size you want from the options "Very small", "Small", "Medium", "Large" or "Very Large".
  3. Choose Customize fonts or Page zoom for more specific options.

Apple Safari

  1. Open your Apple Safari web browser.
  2. Hold down the Apple Key and press the (+) key to enlarge the text size.
  3. Hold down the ‘Ctrl’ button on your keyboard and press the minus (-) key to reduce the text size.
  4. Keep repeating until you're happy with the text size.

 Internet Explorer

  1. Select Tools, then Internet Options, then Accessibility.
  2. Select any or all three checkboxes to ignore colours, font styles or font sizes.
  3. Open your Internet Explorer web browser.
  4. Choose "View" from the drop down menu at the top of the browser (or press "Alt" and "V").
  5. Choose "Text size" (or press ‘X’) from the drop down menu.
  6. Choose the text size you want from the options "Smallest", "Medium", "Larger" or "Largest" and select enter.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your Firefox web browser.
  2. Hold down the ‘Ctrl’ button on your keyboard and press the plus (+) key to enlarge the text size.
  3. Hold down the ‘Ctrl’ button on your keyboard and press the minus (-) key to reduce the text size.
  4. Keep repeating until you're happy with the text size. 

Accessible design

We aim to conform to Level A (and where possible, Double A) of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2 (WCAG 2.0), developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Our site has been developed to display consistently on all commonly used browsers. We've tested it with accessibility hardware or software.

The site is optimised for a 1024 x 768 screen resolution. It will scale to both higher and lower screen resolutions.

More information

If you need information in a format you can't access, or if you have other accessibility problems, please contact us.