Accessibility

Accessibility statement

This accessibility statement applies to www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk

This website is run by Cambridgeshire County Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We are in the process of making the website text as simple as possible to understand.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

  • you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text
  • some older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software
  • live video streams do not have captions
  • some of our online forms are difficult to navigate using just a keyboard

We are working on improving accessibility.

Requesting information in alternative formats

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, please call us on 0345 045 5200 or complete a web form.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact infoservices@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

Setting up your device and browser

Further help and guidance from AbilityNet

AbilityNet helps people of any age and with any disability to use technology to achieve their goals at home, at work and in education.

AbilityNet provides guidance about how to:

Assistive software

Our website is compatible with most standard assistive software, including the screen readers NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA) - free to download, and JAWS. There are often solutions for read-aloud functions on mobiles and tablets within the accessibility options on the device.